Wednesday, June 10, 2020

Amazon plans fulfillment center in Boston
Amazon plans to convert a 96,000-square-foot former Blue Cross Blue Shield warehouse near the Dorchester-South Boston border into a last-mile delivery hub for the Boston region.

The conversion of 4 Alger St., near where Dorchester Avenue and D Street intersect, could be completed as soon as late 2020.

The project, which Amazon is working on with Boston-based Core Investments, would also involve the demolition of an auto center and an industrial property that Target uses, according to the Boston Business Journal. Moreover, Amazon would take over a large parking lot at 511 Dorchester Ave.. . . more