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Project Name

Edgewater Food Forest

Project Parcels

1801202000

RIVER ST
Owner:
Other
1,072sqft

1801203000

RIVER ST
Owner:
Other
10,744sqft
Project Images

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Neighborhood
Mattapan
Councilor
Arroyo
Property Size
11,816 sq/ft

Developer

To Be Decided

Project Goals

This site, over 11,000 square feet in total, including one landlocked parcel and one parcel providing access, is being considered as a possible permanent open space for food production and recreation. Boston Food Forest Coalition, in partnership with the Edgewater Drive Neighborhood Association, has been designated as the tentative developer of a food forest and community gathering space on this site.

Timeline

Summer 2020

Community Feedback

We’re meeting with community members to gather feedback on plans for the site.

Fall 2020

Developer Selection

We’ll release a Request for Proposals and select a developer for this site.

Sep 7, 2020

Request for Proposals (RFP) Opened for Bidding

Winter 2021

City Planning

We're working with the developer on the final design, budget, and financing.
Summer 2021

Under Construction

Construction is underway. For further information on road closures and parking impact, contact the Project Manager.

Project Complete

Predicted Date: Summer 2022
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