Roxbury was once a farming community and is now a Boston neighborhood undergoing a transformation.
Hundreds of new businesses and housing initiatives have revitalized the neighborhood including, Dudley Square, Crosstown and Grove Hall.
Roxbury is home to a diverse community including many young families and professionals.
One of the major redevelopments in Roxbury at the moment is the Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative. The new development will create a new, vibrant, high-quality community space within the neighborhood.
The neighborhood has many popular community and recreational centers, including one of the largest urban YMCA’s in the country.
Boston Public Library has a branch in Dudley and there are a number of educational facilities and colleges within the area.