In Banker & Tradesman: This Month in History: Roxbury Defeats the BRA
On Jan. 5, 1967, representatives of the Lower Roxbury Community Corp. and powerful Boston Redevelopment Authority Director Ed Logue signed a memorandum of understanding setting aside part of a 57-acre swath of Boston’s Roxbury neighborhood for new homes.
PRESS RELEASE: MADISON PARK DEVELOPMENT CORPORATION RECEIVES COLLABORATIVE WORKSPACES PROGRAM GRANT TO SUPPORT BLACK MARKET IN NUBIAN SQUARE
Madison Park Development Corporation (MPDC) is proud to receive an award of $80,000 as part of the Baker-Polito Administration’s Collaborative Workspace Program. The sixth round of the Collaborative Workspace Program, administered by MassDevelopment, aims to accelerate business formation, job creation, and entrepreneurial activity in communities by supporting infrastructure that fuels locally-based innovation.
In Boston Real Estate Times: NEI General Contracting Celebrates the Grand Opening of WORC²
BOSTON–NEI General Contracting, Inc, in conjunction with local community partners, announced the grand opening of the Workforce Opportunity Resource Center (WORC²). Designed to engage local community-based businesses and workers in the construction industry, particularly those underrepresented in the market, WORC² will offer “one-stop shopping” resources and technical support to promote worker development, business capacity building, […]
In The Bay State Banner: Janey delivers farewell address
At Hibernian Hall in Roxbury Wednesday night, acting Mayor Kim Janey closed out her historic tenure as Boston’s 55th mayor and as the first woman and person of color to lead the city.