Ongoing Project Status

(Updated 09/25/18)

Park Place

The 92-lot (UP TO 92 lots) Open Space Preservation Development (OSPD) off of Park Street across from the Fox Run subdivision was approved by the Planning Board at the September 6, 2018 meeting. The project is currently under construction. The binder course for the roadway for Phase I has been constructed and the model homes are under construction.

685 South Street

This proposed project involves the expansion of the existing real estate office building as well as the construction of a new commercial building in the rear of the property located to the east of the Café Asissi plaza. The project was approved on May 2, 2018 by the Planning Board. No activity has begun on this project.

35 Commercial Drive

The commercial project that involves the construction of a daycare center and two (2) commercial buildings was approved by the Planning Board. The project was approved on October 18, 2017 by the Planning Board.

NasKart (589 Washington Street)

The project is part of a three (3)-lot commercial subdivision off of Route 1 across from Luciano’s Restaurant and was approved by the Planning Board on November 15, 2017. NasKart is under construction on Lot 2 of the site.

Pharmacy and Convenience Store/Gas Station (630 & 650 South Street)

The project involves the construction of a 13,100± SF pharmacy with drive-through and a 5,800± SF multi-tenant convenience store with gas pumps. It was approved by the Planning Board on February 22, 2018. The project is under construction. The CVS Pharmacy should be complete by spring of 2019 and the Cumberland Farms should be complete by the fall of 2019.

Columbia Gas (604 Thurston Street)

The project will involve the construction of a building with associated storage that will serve as a maintenance hub in the area for Columbia Gas. The project was approved by the Planning Board on February 7, 2018. The project is under construction and should be complete by the fall of 2018.

Ledgeview/Rosegate

The Rosegate project will include the construction of 240 units of apartment-style affordable housing and was approved by the Zoning Board of Appeals at the April 21, 2016 meeting. The Ledgeview project includes the construction of a hotel, three (3) restaurants, an assisted care facility and retail in Wrentham and was approved by the Planning Board at the June 14, 2017 meeting. Construction is ongoing and the Town is actively monitoring construction activity. The assisted living facility and 110 Grill are nearing completion. The binder course of the roadway has been installed and construction is ongoing for the entirety of the project.

Route 1 Corridor Study

The final report was completed in June of 2018 and is available on the town’s web site.

Route 1A Corridor Study

The study has been completed and is available for viewing on the Town of Wrentham’s Planning Department webpage.

Town Center Zoning

The final Community Forum was held on September 13, 2018 and was very well attended, with nearly 100 residents in attendance. A public hearing for the Zoning By-Law amendments will be held by the Planning Board on October 17, 2018 and they will be presented at the November 19, 2018 Town Meeting for approval.

Galaxy Development (Kendrick Street)

There has been no news regarding the possible development of the Kendrick Street properties owned by Galaxy Development at the corner of Kendrick Street and Depot Street. Nothing is imminent at this point. The engineer for Galaxy Development has been a part of the Town Center Zoning Committee and has been very helpful in providing current marketing and development information. He attended the Community Forum and answered many questions. Until the new zoning is in place, nothing will happen on this property.

Route 1A/I-495 SB Slip Ramp

The project has been placed on the 2018-2022 Transportation Improvement Program (TIP) for Federal and State funding. The State will fund the design and the Federal government will pay for the construction.