Woburn Mall Site

Proposed Ch 40R Development at Woburn Mall – Updated Information

The Woburn City Council has begun review of a petition to re-develop the Woburn Mall site under Chapter 40R Smart Growth standards. The proposed development will include commercial and residential uses. Links to plans and reports filed with the application are below. Also included below is a presentation made at the City Council Regular Meeting on March 5, 2019 The section of the Woburn Zoning Ordinances allowing the development, the local design standards and the City of Woburn Zoning Map showing the area of the development are also posted below. The public hearing before the City Council was continued to April 2, 2019. The matter is pending in the City Council Committee on Special Permits, which meetings are also open to the public and will be posted on the calendar section of the city’s website when scheduled.

You may find a link to the City Council’s most updated information here:





Below is pre-zoning change information that includes the Planning Board’s recommendation to the City Council:

Potential 40R District

Draft Woburn Mall 40R Design Standards 6.7.18

Draft 40R Ordinance 5-19-18

6.7.18 40R Public Hearing PowerPoint

Woburn Public Media coverage June 8, 2018 meeting

Audio of Public Hearing – Planning Board Meeting 9.25.18

Edens Woburn Village

Planning Board recommendation to City Council
Planning Board edits to Design Standards 11.13.18
Planning Board edits to Ch30 11.13.18



Woburn Mall Def Sub plans_stamped 5.19.18