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From GBH News: Homeownership Program Offers Hope for Residents in Boston’s Low-Income Properties

On Tuesday, March 8, Park Development Corporation announced the official launch of its first-ever expanded homeownership program, Madison Park Next Door.


Madison Park Development Corporation celebrates the completion of 2451 Washington Street & Haynes House Restoration

Madison Park Development Corporation (MPDC) and our partners are excited to host a dual virtual ribbon-cutting ceremony for 2451 Washington Street, 16 new homeownership opportunities, and the completion of the renovation of 131 apartments at The Haynes House. On Zoom, the ribbon-cutting ceremony will occur at 4:30 pm on Friday, October 1, 2021. In addition to project partners, Mayor Kim Janey and local elected officials will offer remarks regarding the two projects and assist with the interactive virtual ribbon-cutting.  


In The Boston Globe: Black businesses and community celebrated in Nubian Square block party

Bostonians celebrated Black-owned businesses Saturday in Nubian Square, sharing in a vision of Black ownership in Roxbury and reveling in the feeling of community.


On BNN: Nonprofit Group eyes New Gains for Roxbury

The CEO of Madison Park Development Corporation, Leslie Reid, talks about marking the organization’s 55th anniversary, along with plans for housing, community control of commercial property, and youth development programming