The City of Boston has designated the development team of the Cote Village LLC, to redevelop the former Cote Ford Dealership site located 820 Cummins Highway in Mattapan. The Project will provide approximately 76, one-bedroom, two-bedroom and three-bedroom residential units (divided between flats an townhouse units), with an accessory rental office and community room, comprising of approximately 956 square feet for spadce, 4,172 square feet of ground-floor commercial space, including a 12,000 square foot public plaza with a total of approximately 84 parking spaces. The area impacted by the proposed development is the Mattapan neighborhood.
This development can provide much needed housing for area. “The proposed development will turn the now abandoned property, which has been vacant for decades and a blighted influence on the neighborhood and surrounding area, into a thriving part of the Mattapan neighborhood fabric,” wrote Lisa B. Alberghini, president of the Planning Office for Urban Affairs Inc., and Donald Alexis, president of Caribbean Integration Community Development, in a letter of intent to the BRA.
We will continue to monitor the progress of this proposal and see if it moves forward to breaking ground.
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