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MPDC to be featured in The NeighborWorks Book

NeighborWorks America has officially announced the network organizations to be featured in the upcoming NeighborWorks Book to be published December 2016.  We’re excited to announce that our organization will be featured in the book. The book will consist of case studies of the outstanding work being done in community development, as well as innovative solutions […]


MPDC Endorses Community Preservation Act Passage

MPDC is proud to join with community organizations from across the city to support the Community Preservation Act.  This proposal will allow Boston to create affordable homes, better parks and playgrounds, preserve our historic neighborhood buildings, and create jobs.  Funds will be raised through a small surcharge on local property tax bills and matched by […]


Renovation underway on historic Tropical Foods building

MPDC announced that it has closed on construction financing on the $18.5 million renovation of 2101 Washington Street, the former Tropical Foods building in Dudley Square, Roxbury.  When completed the building will feature 30 rental apartment homes and ground retail space.  The building, which sits prominently on Washington Street opposite the historic Eliot Burying Ground, […]