Boston Mayor Michelle Wu has hired Katharine Lusk, a former policy adviser for the late Mayor Tom Menino, for a new position meant to help coordinate planning across city departments.
Wu created a Planning Advisory Council in January as one of several initiatives meant to shake up real estate planning and development in Boston. The council came after a proposal to create a city planning department, and another to replace the Boston Planning and Development Agency with a much-smaller entity with the same name.
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