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Last updated: 7/11/16

Mid-Dorchester

Learn more about Mid-Dorchester, a small part of the City’s biggest neighborhood.

The Mid Dorchester Corridor is made up of four main sections:

  • Uphams Corner
  • Bowdoin/Geneva
  • Four Corners, and
  • Codman Square.

Each section has it’s unique flavor. We have a very diverse area, ranging from Cape Verdeans, Latinos, Caribbean, and Vietnamese population.  There are plenty of dining opportunity in the neighborhood.

The City is bringing lots of new development to the area, including housing and light industrial and commercial opportunities. With the improvement of the Fairmount/ Indigo Line, there's now easy access to jobs and the downtown financial area.

Dorchester
Boston, MA 02121, 02122, 02124, and 02125
United States
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Nov 20

Mayor Walsh, Boston Public Schools launch Alumni Engagement campaign

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MAYOR WALSH'S LOVE YOUR BLOCK INITIATIVE PRESENTS FIRST CIVIC ENGAGEMENT CEREMONY, HONORING 13 AWARDEES
Nov 17

Love Your Block holds first civic engagement ceremony, honoring 13

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The Annual Faneuil Hall Holiday Tree Lighting in Quincy Market, Downtown Boston.
Nov 13

City to celebrate Boston Common tree lighting on November 30

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Smith to lead City's Treasury Division after almost a decade at the Massachusetts State Treasury
Nov 9

Drew Smith picked to lead Boston's Treasury

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History and beautiful views

Dorchester North is one of the oldest burial grounds, 1st Parish Church on Revere Allen square is one of the City's oldest churches, and you can get a great view of the City from Ronan park.

Community centers

We have three community centers, a Boys and Girls Club, a YMCA, and the Krok Center. They all offer recreational programs for a neighborhood that features one of the City’s highest concentrations of teens.

Strand Theatre

The Strand Theatre in Uphams Corner is a main attraction, and features many shows and performances.