Boston Road (opening Fall 2015)

Building Overview

Location The Bronx   view map
Housing Type Permanent
Opening Summer 2015
Units 154
Residents Low-income individuals and formerly homeless single adults
On-site Services Case management, recreational activities and self-sufficiency workshops
Special Features
  • Green building: Enterprise Green Communities certification anticipated, low environmental impact construction, high efficiency mechanical systems and lighting, water-saving fixtures, green roof
  • Fitness room
  • Computer lab
  • On-site laundry
  • Bicycle storage
  • 24-hour security
Project Cost $47 million

Designed to help improve the lives of high cost users of health care through the use of Medicaid Redesign Team financing, Boston Road provides 154 units for formerly homeless single adults with a preference for seniors, many living with HIV/AIDS, special needs, and low-income working adults from the South Bronx community. The ground floor houses building common areas, offices for supportive services, and recreational space including an exercise room, computer lab, and landscaped terrace.

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Virtual Tour

  • Rendering of the Boston Road residence, currently in construction.

  • Rendering of the rear yard of the Boston Road residence.

  • Construction of the Boston Road site, November 2013.

  • Project leaders and investors break ground at the Boston Road site, November 2013.