Boston Road

Building Overview

Location 1191 Boston Road, Bronx, NY   view map
Housing Type Permanent
Opened 2016
Units 154
Residents Low-income individuals and formerly homeless single adults
On-site Services Case management, recreational activities and self-sufficiency workshops
Special Features
  • Green building: Enterprise Green Communities certification anticipated, low environmental impact construction, high efficiency mechanical systems and lighting, water-saving fixtures, green roof
  • Fitness room
  • Computer lab
  • On-site laundry
  • Bicycle storage
  • 24-hour security
Project Cost $47 million

Designed to help improve the lives of high cost users of health care through the use of Medicaid Redesign Team financing, Boston Road provides 154 units for formerly homeless single adults - many living with HIV/AIDS or special needs - and low-income working adults from the South Bronx community. The ground floor houses building common areas, offices for supportive services, and recreational space including an exercise room, computer lab, and landscaped terrace.

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Virtual Tour

  • Boston Road before construction began.

  • Boston Road completed, 2016. Photo credit: Michael Moran/OTTO for Alexander Gorlin Architects.

  • Boston Road front exterior. Photo credit: Michael Moran/OTTO for Alexander Gorlin Architects.

  • Boston Road lobby view. Photo credit: Michael Moran/OTTO for Alexander Gorlin Architects.

  • Boston Road unit. Photo credit: Michael Moran/OTTO for Alexander Gorlin Architects.

  • Boston Road’s community room. Photo credit: Michael Moran/OTTO for Alexander Gorlin Architects.

  • Boston Road’s interior courtyard. Photo credit: Michael Moran/OTTO for Alexander Gorlin Architects.