In the BayState Banner: Advocates Fight to Save Melnea Cass Blvd Trees
The Melnea Cass Boulevard “Complete Streets” redesign project, headed by the Boston Transportation Department, is intended to calm traffic and create a more pedestrian- and bicycle-friendly street as well as improve the area’s stormwater drainage. First introduced in 2011, the plans have gone through numerous iterations.
In U.S. News & World Report: Do You Live in a Food Desert?
In Roxbury, a neighborhood in Boston, the Madison Park Development Corporation focuses on increasing healthy food access to residents. Community gardens serve as not only a place for fresh fruits and vegetables to grow, but also as a gathering place to cook, exercise and encourage involvement in the neighborhood.
In the Bay State Banner: Roxbury win’s Boston’s third cultural district designation
Roxbury artists and local businesses are slated for a boost, as a section of the neighborhood received designation as a state cultural district.
In the Boston Herald: 16-unit condo complex proposed for Dudley Square
Madison Park Development Corp. is hoping to bring needed new home ownership opportunities to Roxbury’s Dudley Square area through a new 16-unit condominium building.