Apr 9, 2024 - News

Back that Mass Up: Commercial-to-housing conversions

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🏗 Another developer has requested permission to convert two commercial buildings — one in the South End and another in Bulfinch Triangle — into housing. (BBJ)

  • A total of six buildings could be converted into residential housing, adding up to 216 housing units citywide.

❌ Greentown Labs is cutting 12 jobs at its Somerville HQ, as part of a 30% shrinkage there and in Houston. (Axios Pro)

An Ayer woman faces 30 animal cruelty charges after officers seized 162 animals from her property last month. (MassLive)

Federal agents and police are investigating who threw an explosive device onto the porch of the Satanic Temple in Salem yesterday morning. (NBC Boston)

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