Here's an opportunity to solve two problems. A simple change in zoning can permit Out-Of-Town News kiosk to be the newest location to obtain medical marijuana. With the "10 to 20 million people a year" who pass by it would present a monumentally appropriate use of that property. With substantial mass transit, cures for illnesses could be obtained in Harvard Square remaking the image of the Pit into a place of healing, instead of a place to contract illness.
City Council Debates Harvard Square Renovation
By JOSHUA J. FLORENCE and SAMUEL VASQUEZ,
March 1, 2016