In the News
MRA staff purchased toys, clothing, shoes, gift cards, etc. for Housing Families' Annual Holiday Gift Drive. Housing Families runs a "Wonderland Boutique" so parents/families can shop for gifts. Housing Families is a Malden-based organization...Read More
The City of Malden dedicated a refurbished and expanded World War I memorial at Devir Park at the corner of Malden Street and the Fellsway. Several hundred people were in attendance. The newly restored memorial consists of two new monuments...Read More
The City of Malden has received state support to provide construction financing for the reconstruction of Exchange Street in Malden Center. The work will include new sidewalks, new pavement, decorative lighting and a bike lane. MassDOT will...Read More
The North Suburban Consortium (NSC) has reserved $1.5 million for construction of 77 units of senior housing on the site of St. Therese Church in Everett. Also planned for the site is a senior-focused health center. The project involves the...Read More
Notice of Public Hearing, PY 2017 Draft Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) 15-Day Public Comment Period
The Malden Redevelopment Authority (MRA) has completed a draft of the PY 2017 (FY 2017-18) Consolidated Annual Performance and Evaluation Report (CAPER) and is making it available for public review and comment for 15 days – September 7, 2018...Read More
Sandi Silk, Senior Vice President of Jefferson Apartment Group, who is redeveloping the former city hall and police station site in Malden Center into a mixed-use development with 320 apartments, 22,000 SF of retail and a 44,000 SF office condo...Read More
The organizers of the recent 10K road race in Malden presented a $10,000 check to the City for the World War I Memorial Project at Devir Park. Accepting the check on behalf of the City was Mayor Gary Christenson along with Veterans Services...Read More
Malden Redevelopment Authority (MRA) staff members donated funds and purchased school supplies including backpacks, folders, pencils, pens, calculators, etc. for Housing Families' Annual Backpack Drive. Housing Families is a Malden-based agency...Read More
Malden Redevelopment Authority Executive Director Deborah Burke joined a group of City of Malden officials led by Mayor Gary Christenson on a recent tour of the casino project in Everett. The group learned several interesting facts about the $2.5...Read More
The Malden Redevelopment Authority (MRA) partnered with the Malden Housing Authority (MHA) on a panel discussion “Federal Capital Fund Program and Environmental Review Process” at this week’s annual meeting of the Massachusetts Chapter of the...Read More
City and Malden Redevelopment Authority officials recently celebrated the grand opening of Infused Kreyol at 423 Main Street, the latest addition to Malden’s diverse dining scene. The family owned business features a fusion of Haitian, Latin and...Read More
The Malden Redevelopment Authority (MRA) partnered with MaldenArts on a mural project that will enliven a small pocket park in front of the CDB Garage at the corner of Route 60, Middlesex and Exchange Streets.
The mural has been...Read More
Malden Redevelopment Authority Executive Director Deborah Burke joined Jefferson Apartment Group Vice President Sandi Silk on a webinar talking about the successful transformation of Malden Center through a public private partnership.
As communities across the nation celebrate National Community Development Week, April 2-6, 2018, the City of Malden is preparing another year of projects funded under the Community Development Block Grant program. The Mayor, Gary Christenson, is...Read More
On behalf of the City of Malden (City), the Malden Redevelopment Authority (MRA) is currently managing three grants from the Gaming Commission that fund an array of planning and transportation activities. They are as follows:
DATE OF NOTICE FEBRUARY 9, 2018
Malden Redevelopment Authority
17 Pleasant Street, 3rd Floor
Malden, MA 02148
Nick Pernice, Environmental Specialist (781) 324-5720
Grant Number: MALHB0650-17... Read More
Beginning Tuesday, January 16, 2018, hours at the Malden Redevelopment Authority (MRA) Site Office, 176 Pearl Street, will be:
Monday: 8 AM to 4 PM
Tuesday: 8AM to 7 PM
Wednesday: 8 AM to 4 PM...
Notice of Funding Availability, Public Hearing and Revision to Citizen Participation Plan for Community Development Block Grant and HOME Program
In accordance with U.S. Dept. of Housing & Urban Development regulations, the City of Malden is required to advise residents about the progress of its current Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) programs and seek input from residents...Read More
Construction progresses at the site of the former Malden Government Center. Pictures below (Dec. 13, 2017) show the North Building which will eventually house the new City Hall offices.