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$45M Downtown Salem Project in the Works

The Salem News is reporting that Somerville developer is planning on building a $45 million mixed-use development right in the heart of downtown Salem.

A Somerville developer is reportedly making plans to construct a $45 million development in downtown Salem, the Salem News is reporting.

The company, RCG, is hoping to building a five-to-six story building on the block surrounded by Washington and Dodge streets with space for retail, offices, housing and a hotel, according to the Salem News article.

Mayor Kim Driscoll is expected to address the project at tonight's City Council meeting at City Hall on Washington Street.

What do you think of the proposal? Let us know in the comments section below.

Salem Patch will be posting additional information as it becomes available.

Wendy Snow-Lang January 31, 2013 at 02:42 AM
Sorry, I retract my statement. The CVS is planned for the ST JOE'S site.
JOHN CAHILL February 01, 2013 at 07:46 PM
well pick up the trash if it bothers you
Matt February 01, 2013 at 07:57 PM
99% of the trash is from Point residents. I know, I used to live there
Restless February 01, 2013 at 08:34 PM
I learned from talking to the manager at the former Vinnin Sq TJs that this area was not lucrative enough now that Whole Foods has opened so I doubt they would put one in Salem. Would be great though.
Rich Felton February 20, 2013 at 03:51 AM
Do it James but not on the terms of UN AGENDA 21 and ICLEI.We wonder why our roads and bridges are a deplorable.

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