POUA In the News

Posts from July 2010

Development at St. Kevin’s seen as ‘anchor’ for the district

July 2010 - St. Mary's Women and Children's Center and two other groups are forging ahead with redevelopment plans for the former St. Kevin's school property in Upham's Corner, seeking to turn the 2.7-acre site into a mix of affordable housing and retail space.

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Ruling favors housing: Razing of church now looks certain

July 2010 - For 126 years, there has been a church of St. Joseph overlooking the neighborhood known as the Point. By this time next year, the cross-shaped church, closed by the Archdiocese of Boston in 2004, will be razed to make way for a $19 million project with 73 affordable housing rental units.

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