Major Projects Dashboard

icon of map and pushpinWakefield is full of vibrant development, from a focus on our downtown to new opportunities for housing. Here are just a few of the Town’s current projects:

Community Branding and Wayfinding Advisory Committee

  • We enlisted Favermann Design to create branding and consistency concepts

Downtown Market Assessment and Business District Analysis (2016) 

  • In 2016, FinePoint Associates conducted a market assessment and business-district composition for downtown Wakefield

Downtown Revitalization Design Study

  • At the November 2018 Town Meeting, residents voted to conduct a design study as part of the Town’s downtown revitalization project

Greater Boston & New Hampshire Solution - Woburn to Wakefield Line Project

  • A 345-kilovolt (kV) underground transmission line will connect Eversource’s Woburn Substation in Woburn and National Grid’s Wakefield Junction Substation in Wakefield

Tarrant Lane Apartments

  • DB5 Development Group, LLC filed an application to construct a 190-unit, 3-building rental apartment development on property previously owned a by the United States government

Wakefield Complete Streets Program

  • A Complete Street is one that provides safe and accessible travel for all travel modes - walking, biking, transit and vehicles - for people of all ages and abilities