Projects / Development

Public Projects

Name Description
ADA Transition Plan Update city buildings for handicap access
Brimbal Ave/Rt. 128 Overpass Project To promote safety, decrease congestion and improve access to un/underdeveloped properties in the Tozer/Sohier/Dunham Road area
Green Communities To reduce their energy use and their carbon footprint on the journey towards healthier communities and stronger economies
Route 1A Project Improve road and pedestrian walkway project on Route 1a through downtown Beverly
Street Paving Improve road quality
Traffic Improvements at three Intersections – Public Hearing Presentation; The City is working to advance designs to implement intersection improvements at three locations in Beverly including: Rantoul Street/ Cabot Street/ Water Street; Balch Street / McKay Street; and 1A/ County Way/ Route 97 (Henry’s Intersection). MassDOT Project Site.

25% Submission Design Plan Set

Bridge Street Reconstruction The City is working to advance designs for the reconstruction of Bridge Street from Town of Danvers to its intersection with River Street. The project includes intersection improvements at Bridge Street / River Street.

25% Submission Design Plan Set



Completed Public Projects

Name Description
MBTA Beverly Depot Parking Garage Project Complete
Haskell Street Drainage Improvements Project to improve stormwater drainage on Haskell Street


Private Development

Development projects that have been submitted for review by the Planning Board. Includes approved projects and those under review.
50 Dunham RoadAssisted living and memory care facility (“Vitality Living”)Special Permit Expired
10-12-16 Congress Street62-unit residential complex (2 buildings)Approved; Under Construction
245 Cabot Street (Cabot YMCA)Renovate and enlarge rooming house units from 45 to 68 unitsApproved (Modified)
2 Hardy Street6 unit affordable residential building with parkingApproved; Under Construction
Trask Lane (Folly Hill)3-lot Definitive Subdivision Plan Approved
20, 30, and 40 Webster Ave OSRDOSRD Subdivision creating 9 new building lots, adjusting 2 lots, and creating 2 open space parcels on a 14 acre site.Approved; Under Construction
Livingstone Ave Extension Subdivision2-lot Definitive Subdivision PlanNew Application (different plan)
Public Hearing: Continued to 10/27/2020
40 Sam Fonzo DriveConstruction of an approximately 45,000 sf office, warehouse, flex building.Approved; Construction Complete
52 Dunham RoadFive-story mixed-use commercial buildingApproved; Under Construction
11-15 Sunnycrest Avenue OSRDOSRD application for 6 residential units on 6.1-acre siteApproved; Under Construction
OSRD off Thaxton Rd & Grover StOSRD application for 3 new lots on a new private roadApproved
108 Sohier Road (Anchor Point)Smart Growth Overlay District (40R) application for 75 affordable family unitsApproved
Modification Approved
44 Dunham RidgeSite Plan Review for a two story high-bay building Approved
53 Williams Definitive Subdivision PlanDefinitive Subdivision Plan for 2 lotsApproved
40 Ellingwood Court Def SubImprove a roadway by sufficient length to create frontage for an existing lotApproved
108 Bridge StreetConversion and expansion of an existing building (containing one unit) to a residential dwelling adding three new townhouse style units, for a total of four residential unitsApproved; Under Construction
Police StationSite Plan Review to construct a Police Station on parcel at 175 Elliot StreetApproved; Under Construction
Depot II ProjectSite Plan Review, Special Permit, and Inclusionary Housing for a 73' mixed-use building containing 106 residential units with commercial space, parking, and site improvements Approved
Restaurant at 1 Water StreetConstruct a 3-story restaurant containing ground floor public amenities on land owned by the CityApproved
107 Dodge StreetConvert commercial property to 5-unit residential by moving historic house on-site and adding 4 new townhouse units. Approved
5 West Dane Street Mixed-UseNew 3-story building containing one 500 sq.ft. commercial space on the ground floor and ten 1-bedroom units on upper floors, with one affordable at 60% AMI. Approved; Under Construction
0 Everett StreetConstruct a mixed-use building with 2 residential unitsApproved (Modified); Under Construction
21 Porter Terrace Definitive SubdivisionWaiver of Frontage and Definitive Subdivision Approval to divide one 15,000 sq.ft. lot into 2 lots and extend Livingstone Avenue.Approved; Under Construction
Briscoe Village for Living and the ArtsSpecial Permit with the City Council for reuse of a public building (Briscoe Middle School)Approved