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Economic Development

A Plan for a Renewed Commercial Street

The City of Malden through the office of Mayor Gary Christenson and the Malden Redevelopment Authority (MRA) have partnered with MassDevelopment to create an economic development and land use framework plan for the Commercial Street Corridor. The...

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Construction Underway on 295 Canal Street Office Building

Seaver Construction has entered into the construction phase for the development of a first-class office building on the Malden River for owner Combined Properties, Inc.   295 Canal Street will will be a five-story 55,117 square foot structure. ...

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Downtown Apartment Complex Re-Branded by New Owner

The market-rate apartment complex at 480 Main Street has been re-branded by its new owners. Now known as Halstead Malden, the property, purchased about a year ago by DSF Group of Waltham, includes some ground floor retail and many amenities...

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Demolition Begins at Former Malden Government Center and Police Station

Construction crews have begun demolishing the former Malden Government Center and Police Station at 200 Pleasant Street and the former First Church in Malden, Congregational, all of which were sold to a developer to make way for a mixed-use...

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Is the Next Hot Place to Live Already Out Of Reach? | WGBH News

WGBH News  Stephanie Leydon

The hilly street where Amanda and Mark Linehan live with their three-year-old daughter, Georgia, is lined with well-tended bungalows. There's a basketball hoop set up on the sidewalk and plenty of trees....

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Facts About the Former Malden Government Center

The former Malden Government Center at 200 Pleasant Street will soon be a memory as demolition crews continue to take swipes at it.  The building as well as the adjacent Police Station and privately owned church were sold to a private developer...

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Exchange Two Hundred Will Market to Innovative Economy Tenants

Berkeley Investments (Berkeley) is working with the City of Malden and the Malden Redevelopment Authority on the repositioning of 200 Exchange Street, which has been rebranded as Exchange Two Hundred.  The building is in the heart of Malden...

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Developer Begins Work on Transit-Oriented Mixed-Use Project in Downtown Malden

Properties that were once home to Malden City Hall and the Malden Police Station are being transformed into a unique 100 percent market rate, mixed-use project on the sites of the existing Malden Government Center complex.  Jefferson Apartment...

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Portion of Restored Masonic Building May Open its Doors September 2017

The restoration of the former Masonic Building on upper Pleasant Street is moving forward with plans by the redeveloper to have a portion of the project completed by September 2017. The second phase of the construction project—the construction of...

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Mayor Names Open Space and Recreation Committee

Mayor Christenson announced a 13 member committee to assist the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) in updating the City of Malden Open Space and Recreation Plan (OSRP) which was last updated in 2009 and covered the period of 2009-2016. The...

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