Hood Park LLC Breaks Ground on 177-Unit Residential Project in Boston Suburb
CHARLESTOWN, MASS. — Hood Park LLC has broken ground for 480 Rutherford Avenue, a multifamily project located in Charlestown, a suburb of Boston. The development is the first residential project at Hood Park, a 20-acre development permitted for more than 1.1 million square feet located at the former H.P. Hood Plant. The 177-unit multifamily development will feature a mix of studio, one- and two-bedroom units, including 23 affordable units. On-site amenities will include garage parking, bike storage, a resident lounge, a community kitchen, fitness/yoga studio, dog amenities, an outdoor courtyard with city views, 24/7 security and 10,500 square feet of retail amenity space. The project team includes Lee Kennedy Co. as construction manager, CBT as architect, Colliers International as project manager and Bozzuto Management Co. as management and leasing representative. Over the course of the next two years, the project will create approximately 250 construction jobs and another 40 permanent jobs once open. The entire development of Hood Park is scheduled for completion in late 2019.