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Campaign Launched to Improve Poplar Street

| November 8, 2018

Boston, MA – MassDevelopment and the civic crowdfunding platform Patronicity launched a new Commonwealth Places campaign with the nonprofit organization Roslindale Village Main Street to make infrastructure improvements to the Poplar Street sidewalk in Roslindale Village. Using campaign funds, Roslindale Village Main Street will install new lighting in poorly lit areas, seating, planters, bicycle racks, and recycling and trash […]

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Ribbon Cutting for Affordable Housing Project

| November 7, 2018

Cambridge, MA  – CTA Construction Managers joined Cambridge Mayor Marc McGovern, elected officials, the Cambridge Housing Authority (CHA) staff and local residents for the CHA’s Rental Assistance Demonstration (RAD) Celebration Weekend October 13 & 14th. The event featured a ribbon cutting ceremony, and marked the completion of phase one of the RAD projects, which is working […]

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Reconstruction Begins in Upham’s Corner

| November 5, 2018

Boston – Historic Boston Inc. has begun reconstruction of  Upham’s Corner Comfort Station, on Columbia Road in Dorchester, that will transform the building into Sip ‘&’ Spoke, a café, bike repair shop and meeting place for the neighborhood. The City of Boston Department of Neighborhood Development designated the redevelopment to the partnership of Historic Boston Inc. […]

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Middlesex Community College Revamps Academic Arts Center

Middlesex Community College Revamps Academic Arts Center

| November 2, 2018

Boston – Middlesex Community College has purchased the former Boston & Maine Railroad Depot at Towers Corner in Lowell for a new performing arts venue.  Leers Weinzapfel’s design restores the depot’s deteriorating exterior masonry and incorporates a redesigned interior that contains three major teaching spaces—a 100-seat music recital hall, dance studio, and a two-story, 177-seat “egg” […]

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Conservation Law Foundation to Upgrade Offices

| November 2, 2018

Boston – MassDevelopment has issued a $4.5 million tax-exempt bond for the Conservation Law Foundation. The bond proceeds will be used to upgrade and equip its offices at 58-64 Summer Street in Boston. Renovations to the building will include roof replacement; reconfiguration of the Otis Street entrance; improvements to the conference room and office spaces, […]

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Major Phase Completed at Nonnewaug High

Major Phase Completed at Nonnewaug High

| November 1, 2018

Woodbury, CT – A major phase was recently completed on a three-year renovation project for the Nonnewaug High School in Woodbury. O&G Industries is the construction manager, and The S/L/A/M Collaborative of Glastonbury is the architect for the project. The existing campus, which serves 800 students from Woodbury, is made up of three buildings totaling 142,000sf. […]

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Masonry Repair Complete on Three Hemenway Apartments

Masonry Repair Complete on Three Hemenway Apartments

| October 31, 2018

Boston – Abbot recently completed Phase 1 of a comprehensive masonry repair project at a series of residential apartment buildings owned by Hemenway Apartments in Boston’s Fenway section. The buildings were located at 497 and 875 Huntington Avenue, and 97 Hemenway Street.   After securing funds for the project, the owner hired James Blauch Architect to […]

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Center for Life Sciences at Holyoke Community College Redesigned

Center for Life Sciences at Holyoke Community College Redesigned

| October 31, 2018

Holyoke, MA – DiMella Shaffer, an architecture and design firm, has unveiled a renovation project at Holyoke Community College’s Center for Life Sciences at Marieb Hall. Named after Dr. Elaine N. Marieb, an instructor at the College for 26 years and renowned authority in anatomy and physiology, Marieb Hall is a brutalist-style building, originally built in the 1960s. With […]

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Black Falcon Pier Redesigned

Black Falcon Pier Redesigned

| October 25, 2018

Boston – The Davis Companies, a Boston-based real estate investment, development, and management company, has unveiled the redesign of 88 Black Falcon Pier, along with the launch of an onsite interior and exterior art program celebrating the industrial and maritime roots of both the building and the Seaport District, called, “The Art of Making It.” […]

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Lantheus Medical to Renovate

| September 28, 2018

Billerica, MA – Brookstone Builders, Inc., construction managers and general contractors headquartered in Manchester, has been awarded a renovation project by Lantheus Medical Imaging, Inc.    This project will involve the renovation and combining of two clean rooms at Lantheus Medical’s Billerica, Mass., campus. The scope of work will include interior demolition; installation of new drywall, […]

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