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Neighborhood Improvements

Downtown Pocket Park Slated for More Improvements

JNJ Sacca, Inc. of Arlington is the low bidder on a contract to bring new improvements to FitzGerald Park, a pocket park located on Exchange Street in front of the CBD Garage. The park provides passive open space in the heart of Malden Center. ...

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New Improvements Underway at Callahan Park, Anderson Field and Pearl Street Park

Residents will see new improvements at three parks in Malden. Jamie T Construction, Inc. is currently renovating Callahan Park, Anderson Field and Pearl Street Park with a substantial completion date set for June 2018.

Callahan Park...

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State Gives Final Approval on Malden's New Open Space Plan

The City received final approval from the State's Division of Conversation Services for a new Open Space and Recreation Plan for Malden through December 2024.

The plan was drafted by a 13 member committee that assisted the...

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ADA Improvements at Coytemore Lea Park

Ribbon cutting ceremonies were held in 2017 to celebrate the completion of improvements at Coytemore Lea Park which included removal of the existing gravel walkway and replacement with a new ADA-compliant asphalt walkway to allow wheelchairs and...

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ADA Dugouts: A City First at Forestdale Park

Forestdale Park has undergone a facelift that included removal of pavement, benches and chain link fencing and installation of ADA accessible concrete walkways, curbing, new chain link fencing, lawn seeding adjacent to the existing ball field and...

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Mayor Names Open Space and Recreation Committee

Mayor Christenson announced a 13 member committee to assist the Metropolitan Area Planning Council (MAPC) in updating the City of Malden Open Space and Recreation Plan (OSRP) which was last updated in 2009 and covered the period of 2009-2016. The...

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Phase I Improvements Completed at Pearl Street Playground

Phase I improvements to the Pearl Street Playground located in the City’s Edgeworth section are complete.  Improvements included: basketball pavement replacement with new hoops and the replacement of playground stone surfacing with engineered...

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Contractor Completing Work at Richard C. Howard Park and Robert "Bob" Rotondi Field

The Richard C. Howard Park and Robert "Bob" Rotondi Field (formerly South Broadway Park) are open.  The $7.6 million transformation was funded in partnership with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts through its...

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Lincoln Commons Offers Variety of Activities to Residents

The most recent addition to Lincoln Commons, a passive and active recreational play space in Ward Seven, is a splash pad.  The splash pad contains ground nozzles that spray water upwards with a draining system directly underneath so little or no...

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Miller Park Named After Resident Who Dedicated Life to Youth

The refurbished Miller Park has been rededicated. Located at 217 Harvard Street, Miller Park is named for the late Robert D. Miller, who dedicated his life to the youth of Malden.

Mr. Miller was born September 3, 1936 and grew up...
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