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

71 Walnut Road

Neighborhood
Project Start Date

For Sale

Contact Information
Neriliz Llenas, Project Manager
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Developer

To Be Decided

Highland Park - Scattered Open Space

Project Stage

Over 14,000 square feet are under consideration for preservation as open space in the Highland Park neighborhood of Roxbury. A community meeting was held in January 2021, in partnership with the Highland Park Project Review Committee, to solicit feedback on this suggested permanent use.

Neighborhood
Project Start Date

Open Space

Contact Information
Shani Fletcher, Project Manager
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Developer

To Be Decided

Melnea Cass Blvd - Potential Community Garden Preservation

Project Stage

The site is 26,906 sq. ft. of vacant land on Melnea Cass Blvd/Windsor Street near the South End/Roxbury border. There is community interest in the permanent preservation of these two parcels as open space including continued use as a community garden. A community meeting was held in 2020 and support for this preservation was strong. An RFP is expected to be issued in 2021.

Neighborhood
Project Start Date
Project Complete Date

Open Space

Garden
Contact Information
Shani Fletcher, Project Manager
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Developer

NHD TBD (Developer Not Yet Selected)

Centre/Linwood Garden & Open Space

Project Stage

Five parcels being considered to be preserved permanently as open space including a community garden.
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Se consideran cinco propiedades para ser conservadas de manera permanente como espacio abierto, incluso un jardín comunitario.
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Yo konsidere senk moso tè yo dwe konsève yon fason pèmanan kòm espas ouvè ki gen ladan yon jaden kominotè.

Neighborhood
Project Start Date
Project Complete Date

Open Space

Garden
Contact Information
Shani Fletcher, Project Manager
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Developer

To Be Decided

95R Thornton Street

Project Stage

This project consists of a 29,087 square foot parcel in the Highland Park area of Roxbury. In partnership with the Highland Park Project Review Committee, DND seeks to develop this parcel for use as community garden, urban farm, and/or public open space.

Neighborhood
Project Start Date
Project Complete Date

Open Space

Farm
Contact Information
Shani Fletcher, Project Manager
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Developer

To Be Decided

184 Highland Street

Project Stage

This project consists of a 40,270 square foot parcel located in the Highland Park area of Roxbury. In partnership with the Highland Park Project Review Committee, DND seeks to develop this parcel for use as community garden, urban farm, and/or public open space.

Neighborhood
Project Start Date
Project Complete Date

Open Space

Contact Information
Shani Fletcher, Project Manager
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Developer

To Be Decided

1 Nottingham Community Garden

Neighborhood
Project Start Date
Project Complete Date

Open Space

Garden
Contact Information
Shani Fletcher, Project Manager
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Developer

To Be Decided

30 Westville St

Project Stage

Being considered for mixed-use development including a community-focused building as well as open space.

Neighborhood
Project Start Date
Project Complete Date

To be Decided

Contact Information
Shani Fletcher, Project Manager
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Developer

To Be Decided

Elmont | Norwell Neighborhood Homes

Project Stage

The development site involves 6 parcels of vacant, City-owned land located on Norwell Street and neighboring streets in Dorchester. Many of the parcels are suitable for development for new homeownership housing as part of the City's Neighborhood Homes Initiative (NHI). Under NHI, DND works with abutters and community partners to define model home designs and development criteria for new mixed income housing to be included in housing Request for Proposals (RFP).

DND looks forward to holding community meetings and discussing potential development options on this site.

Neighborhood

Housing

Contact Information
Anne Conway, Project Manager
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Developer

To Be Decided

Hollander|Holworthy Neighborhood Homes

Project Stage

This potential development involves 12 parcels of vacant, City-owned land located in the Hollander St. and Holworthy St. area of Dorchester. The parcels are targeted for development for new homeownership housing as part of the City's Neighborhood Homes Initiative (NHI). Under NHI, DND works with abutters and community partners to define model home designs and development criteria for new mixed income housing to be included in housing Request for Proposals (RFP). test

Neighborhood

Housing

Contact Information
Anne Conway, Project Manager
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Developer

NHD TBD (Developer Not Yet Selected)

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