In the Boston Globe | City-owned lots on Harrison Ave. in Roxbury could soon be big housing complex


On March 18th, 2024, the Boston Globe reported that MPDC, Beacon Communities, and J Garland Enterprises proposed their plan to reconstruct and redevelop 4.5-acre city-owned lots in Roxbury. According to the Globe, the plan entailed “at least 72 income-restricted condos and more than 300 income-restricted rental apartments, including nearly 80 for seniors.”

Jonathan Garland, JGE President, said the team aims to “weave the neighborhood together while providing opportunities to advance homeownership opportunities.” The project, if selected, is intended to reflect “Roxbury’s rich cultural history and vibrancy.”

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