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Project Name

Waldren Road Open Space

Project Parcels


City of Boston - DND
Project Images


Fernandes Anderson
Property Size
4,095 sq/ft


To Be Decided

Project Goals

MOH is exploring the preservation of this parcel for its current use as a passive park. MOH is seeking feedback from residents about what they desire to see at this site in the future.

At a community meeting on July 6, 2023, community members expressed support for preserving the park as a passive use space, adding trees, additional seating, a shade structure, and improving the landscaping with more flowers.


Spring 2023

Community Feedback

We’re meeting with community members to gather feedback on plans for the site.

May 01 2023
MOH has heard interest from community members in preserving this parcel as open space for public use. MOH welcomes your feedback!
Theresa Strachila | Project Manager
May 02 2023
Last night, GrowBoston staff presented about the Grassroots Open Space Development Program at the Egleston Square Neighborhood Association meeting. This was a preliminary meeting to share about the program and mention two proposed upcoming projects, including the Waldren Road Open Space. Slides are attached below.
Theresa Strachila | Project Manager
May 23 2023
On Monday, May 22nd, MOH staff presented about the Grassroots Open Space Development Program at the Wardman, Walnut/Wash. Walker Park Community Working Group's virtual meeting. Attendees expressed support for preserving and improving the park on Waldren Road. A larger community meeting will be scheduled for the end of June.
Theresa Strachila | Project Manager
Jun 28 2023
Please join us for a virtual community meeting on Thursday, July 7th at 6:30pm to share your thoughts about the preservation of this park space!
Theresa Strachila | Project Manager
Jul 06 2023
Waldren Road Park Community Meeting

A small group of community members joined the meeting to hear about the proposed preservation of the Waldren Road Park. Attendees support maintaining the parcel as a passive use open space. Attendees also voiced support for adding trees and flowers to the parcel to improve the landscaping. There was also support for adding a shade structure and making improvements to the available seating options.

Jul 13 2023
Waldren Road Site Tour
Jul 13 2023 6:00-7:00PM

Developer Selection

Predicted Date: Fall 2023
Sep 18, 2023

Request for Proposals (RFP) Opened for Bidding

City Planning

Predicted Date: Winter 2024

Under Construction

Predicted Date: To Be Determined

Project Complete

Predicted Date: To Be Determined
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