712 Dwight Street

This mixed-use building (parcel 006-06-010) and adjacent land (parcel 066-06-009) are in the Downtown Neighborhood and are zoned Limited Business (BL). The four-story building has six residential apartments and two ground floor retail spaces and is approximately 7,710 sf on an approximately 2,744 sf lot. The adjacent land is approximately 8,799 sf. The building was constructed in 1910. These properties are being prepared for sale.

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229 Beech Street

This single-family house is in the Downtown Neighborhood and is zoned Multifamily Residence (RM-20). The two-story house is approximately 1,872 sf on a 6,491 sf lot. The house was constructed in 1920. It is the City’s desire to obtain proposals which include a commitment to improve and maintain the property for the betterment of the neighborhood.

Click here for additional information on the BID process. Contact belangerl@holyoke.org or sheridanb@holyoke.org to request BID documents. Reference BID # 2019-027

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2 Vernon Street

The property consists of two adjacent properties in the Springdale Neighborhood, both zoned Downtown Residential (DR). One contains an approximate 5,000 sf building built in 1930 situated on 12,502 sf of land. The other property contains an approximate 6,300 sf building built in 1886 situated on 12,066 sf of land. It is the City’s desire to obtain proposals which include a commitment to improve and maintain the property for the betterment of the neighborhood.

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2 James Street

The property consists of two adjacent properties in the Springdale Neighborhood, both zoned Downtown Residential (DR). One contains a single-family house at 2 James Street. The two-story building is approximately 1,512 sf on 6,359 sf lot. The building was constructed in 1900. The adjacent lot is 8,494 sf. It is the City’s desire to obtain proposals which include a commitment to improve and maintain the property for the betterment of the neighborhood.

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47 Chapin Street

This two-family house at 47 Chapin Street is in the Elmwood Neighborhood and is zoned Downtown Residential (DR). The two-story two-family building is approximately 2,346 sf on a 6,839 sf lot. The building was constructed in 1910. It is the City’s desire to obtain proposals which include a commitment to improve and maintain the property for the betterment of the neighborhood.

Click here for additional information on the BID process. Contact belangerl@holyoke.org or sheridanb@holyoke.org to request BID documents. Reference BID ...

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Bobala Road

This 8-acre site is located near the Holyoke Mall at Ingleside with easy access to I-91.  The property is currently owned by the Holyoke Economic Development Industrial Corporation (HEDIC) and proposals for redevelopment are being accepted on a rolling basis.   Please contact the Office of Planning & Economic Development at 322-5655 or email oped@Holyoke.org.

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H.H. Richardson Bldg.

This report explores potential new uses and suggests strategies for transforming the former station into a valuable hub of activity in Holyoke’s Innovation District. The station could serve as the centerpiece for a reinvented Depot Square area while respecting the unique history of the surrounding city as an immigrant/migrant destination.

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Whiting Farms 11 Acre

11 acres of vacant land is currently owned by the Holyoke Economic Development and Industrial Corporation (HEDIC) and is zoned for industrial along the western end of Whiting Farms Road. Conveniently located 1.5 miles away from I-91 and I-90 (MassPike), the develop-able area of the parcel is presumed to be approximately 7 acres at the 310′ elevation or 6 acres at the 320′ elevation.

Contact: John Dyjach, Office of Planning and Economic Development at 322-5655 or DyjachJ@holyoke.org

 

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163 Sargeant St.

Also known as “The Armory” the building was constructed for the National Guard in 1907. The City of Holyoke took ownership of the property in 2013 through a tax title taking and transfer of the property to the Holyoke Redevelopment Authority (HRA) was approved by the Holyoke City Council on August 2, 2016.  In 2016 the rear portion of the building collapsed and the City demolished the collapsed section of the building and shored up the front of the structure, ...

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