Massachusetts Department of Correction
Facility Directions



Boston Pre-Release Center
430 Canterbury St.
Roslindale, MA. 02131
Phone Number (617) 822-5000

From the South: Take Rt. 24 North to Rt. 128 North. Take exit 2B Rt. 138 (Milton) approximately 3 miles to Blue Hill Ave. (Mattapan Square). Continue on Blue Hill Ave. for approximately (2) miles to the intersection of Morton Street/Blue Hill Ave. At the intersection, take a left on to Morton Street. At the second set of lights, (near the Boston Police VFW Post #1018) take a left turn and follow the road. Take a right turn at stop sign to Boston Pre-Release Center.

From the North: Take Rt. 128 South to exit 2B Rt. 138 (Milton) approximately 3 miles to Blue Hill Ave. (Mattapan Square). Continue on Blue Hill Ave. for approximately (2) miles to the intersection of Morton Street/Blue Hill Ave. At the intersection, take a left on to Morton Street. At the second set of lights (near the Boston Police VFW Post #1018), take a left turn and follow the road. Take a right turn at stop sign to Boston Pre-Release Center.

From Boston: Take the Jamaica Way (Past the Arboretum) going towards Forrest Hills. Go over the overpass to rotary. Go halfway around rotary and straight towards stoplights. You are now on Morton Street. Continue on Morton Street to first set of lights. Take a right at the lights (near the Boston Police VFW Post #1018) and follow the road. Take a right turn at stop sign to Boston Pre-Release Center.

From Boston: Take Expressway South to Granite Ave. exit and follow Granite Ave. to Gallivan Blvd. intersection and take a left. Follow Gallivan Blvd. (Rt. 203) approximately 1.5 miles, which will change into Morton Street. (Norfolk Hardware) bear right and follow Morton Street to the intersection of Morton and Blue Hill Ave. Continue straight through intersection. At the second set of lights, (near the Boston Police VFW Post #1018) take a left turn and follow the road. Take a right at stop sign to Boston Pre-Release Center.

Public Transportation: From Forest Hills T Station: Take Bus #21 or #31 up Morton St. to the Canterbury Street stop (near the Boston Police VFW Post #1018). Walk, following the road. Take a right at the stop sign to Boston Pre-Release Center. (Approximately 200 yards).

Transportation schedules for public transportation shall be posted near the pay telephones in the main lobby. Local taxi service is also available.