ABINGDON, MD. — Ward Properties has broken ground on the 700,000-square-foot Boulevard at Box Hill mixed-use development. Located at the intersection of Woodsdale Road and Box Hill Center Corporate Drive in Abingdon, the 40-acre project will be built in multiple phases. When complete, the development will house more than 450,000 square feet of retail space, 50,000 square feet of restaurant space and 88,000 square feet of office space. Tenants will include Wegmans, national department stores and a 2,500-seat cinema.