Construction Update 2 – 3/14/2023

Construction site preparation is complete and demolition preparation continues!

  • Fence installation complete.
  • Construction trailer installed.
  • Demolition permits received for 24-34 Heath Street and the AMC.
  • Before demolition, 24-34 Heath Street and the AMC will be abated to safely remove hazardous materials. 
  • Water/sewer lines discontinued.
  • Tree removal near completion.
  • Flood water discharge ongoing.  Emptied tanks will be removed in March or April.

Please note that schedule changes occur. Updates will be posted to this website.

Construction Update 1 – 2/13/2023

The Community Builders and the general contractor, Consigli, are coordinating pre-construction work before the demolition of the vacant 24-34 Heath St. residential building and Anna Mae Cole Community Center (“AMC”) which includes:

  • Removing water from the basements of the AMC, 24-34 Heath St. and 930 Parker Street residential buildings
  • Cutting off water/sewer lines that service the 24-34 Heath St. residential building and the AMC
  • Safely removing hazardous materials from those two buildings
  • Fence installation around the construction site and blocking off specific parking areas (see map below of the affected areas)
  • Tree removal

The Community Builder’s community engagement staff will be onsite during fence installation and tree removal to answer questions from residents. The team continues to coordinate with the Boston Housing Authority and the Mildred Hailey Tenant Task Force to ensure open lines of communication of when site work will take place and how this might impact nearby residents.

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