Skip to main content

The MRA is located at Malden City Hall, 215 Pleasant St., 3rd Floor. Meetings with staff are available by appointment. Please call 781-324-5720 x 0 to schedule. Thank you and stay safe.

Neighborhood Improvements

Downtown Pocket Park Slated for More Improvements

JNJ Sacca, Inc. of Arlington is the low bidder on a contract to bring new improvements to FitzGerald Park, a pocket park located on Exchange Street in front of the CBD Garage. The park provides passive open space in the heart of Malden Center. ...

Read More

State Gives Final Approval on Malden's New Open Space Plan

The City received final approval from the State's Division of Conversation Services for a new Open Space and Recreation Plan for Malden through December 2024.

The plan was drafted by a 13 member committee that assisted the...

Read More

ADA Improvements at Coytemore Lea Park

Ribbon cutting ceremonies were held in 2017 to celebrate the completion of improvements at Coytemore Lea Park which included removal of the existing gravel walkway and replacement with a new ADA-compliant asphalt walkway to allow wheelchairs and...

Read More

ADA Dugouts: A City First at Forestdale Park

Forestdale Park has undergone a facelift that included removal of pavement, benches and chain link fencing and installation of ADA accessible concrete walkways, curbing, new chain link fencing, lawn seeding adjacent to the existing ball field and...

Read More

Phase I Improvements Completed at Pearl Street Playground

Phase I improvements to the Pearl Street Playground located in the City’s Edgeworth section are complete.  Improvements included: basketball pavement replacement with new hoops and the replacement of playground stone surfacing with engineered...

Read More

Richard C. Howard Park and Robert "Bob" Rotondi Field Open

The Richard C. Howard Park and Robert "Bob" Rotondi Field (formerly South Broadway Park) are open.  The $7.6 million transformation was funded in partnership with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts through its...

Read More

Lincoln Commons Offers Variety of Activities to Residents

The most recent addition to Lincoln Commons, a passive and active recreational play space in Ward Seven, is a splash pad.  The splash pad contains ground nozzles that spray water upwards with a draining system directly underneath so little or no...

Read More

Miller Park Named After Resident Who Dedicated Life to Youth

The refurbished Miller Park has been rededicated. Located at 217 Harvard Street, Miller Park is named for the late Robert D. Miller, who dedicated his life to the youth of Malden.

Mr. Miller was born September 3, 1936 and grew up...
Read More

Transformed Waitt's Mount Popular with the Public

Waitt's Mount continues to be popular with local residents since its recent refurbishment under a City of Malden-financed project.  The park was designed by landscape architect, Pam Shadley of Shadley Associates. This public improvement project...

Read More

City's First All-inclusive Playground at Coytemore Lea Park

The City created its first all-inclusive playground at Coytemore Lea Park located on Mountain Avenue using a combination of funds.  
The City combined a $136,000 Parkland...

Read More