Timeline shows progress at Assembly Square

A recent view of the Assembly Row space in Somerville.

David L. Ryan/Globe Staff

A recent view of the Assembly Row space in Somerville.

March 2012: Groundbreaking on AVA Somerville (studio, one- and two-bedroom units designed for urban professionals) and Avalon at Assembly Row (larger, more upscale studio, one-, two-, and three-bedroom units with gourmet kitchens and balconies). The mixed-use residential/retail buildings at 74 Foley St. will include more than 400 apartments.

November 2012: Opening of Burger Dive. The 45-seat burger and fries eatery at 702 Assembly Square Drive is the first storefront in a development by Federal Realty.


Ongoing road improvements to Route 28.

Winter/spring: Announcement on retail stores with signed leases.

Get Today's Headlines in your inbox:
The day's top stories delivered every morning
Thank you for signing up! Sign up for more newsletters here

Leasing to begin for AVA Somerville and Avalon at Assembly Row.

Summer: A 6-acre park along the Mystic River will be completed.

Retail space in Avalon and AVA buildings to be completed, and leasing to begin for apartments.


14-screen AMC Movie Theatre to be completed.

MBTA’s Assembly Square Station on the Orange Line scheduled to open.

SOURCES: Federal Realty Investment Trust, city of Somerville

Loading comments...
Real journalists. Real journalism. Subscribe to The Boston Globe today.
You're reading  1 of 5 free articles.
Get UNLIMITED access for only 99¢ per week Subscribe Now >
You're reading1 of 5 free articles.Keep scrolling to see more articles recomended for you Subscribe now
We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles.
Continue reading by subscribing to for just 99¢.
 Already a member? Log in Home
Subscriber Log In

We hope you've enjoyed your 5 free articles'

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week
Marketing image of
Marketing image of