State Approves New Lifestyle Community

Westwood, Mass., The Massachusetts Environmental Protection Agency (MEPA) has approved Westwood Station, a 4.5-million-sq.-ft. master-planned community that includes a mix of retail shops, office buildings, and luxury condominiums in Westwood, Mass.

Developer Cabot, Cabot & Forbes (CC&F) and its joint-venture partners, New England Development and Commonfund Realty, Inc., announced that the state has issued a Final Environmental Impact Report (FEIR) Certificate for the project, setting the stage for groundbreaking later this year.

The $1.5 billion Westwood Station project includes 1.35 million sq. ft. of retail, 1.5 million sq. ft. of office, 1,000 residential units and two hotels.