The Department of Environmental Protection has halted work on park improvements near Broad Meadows Marsh in Quincy, saying the material used to create the recreational facilities was inappropriate for the site.
“We’re still looking at what comes next,” said Ed Coletta, a spokesman for the state agency, noting that the stoppage resulted from an oral request. A written order had not been produced as of late last week.
According to City Solicitor Jim Timmins, the problems mainly had to do with how the parks department stabilized enbankments in the project. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.
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