Department of Housing and Community Development

100 Cambridge Street
Suite 300
Boston, MA 02114
617-573-1100
TTY 617-573-1140

Undersecretary's Office
(main) 617-573-1100
(fax) 617-573-1120

Admin & Finance
(main) 617-573-1250
(fax) 617-573-1285

Housing Development
(main) 617-573-1300
(fax) 617-573-1330
Staff Directory for Housing Development pdf format of staffdirhd.pdf

Public Housing and Rental Assistance
(main) 617-573-1150
(fax) 617-573-1340 (mgmnt/RA)
(fax) 617-573-1335 (construction)

Senior Staff Directory for Public Housing and Rental Assistance
 Staff Directory for Construction pdf format of staffdirphcmu.pdf

Housing Stabilization
(main) 617-573-1370
(fax) 617-573-1340

Community Services
(main) 617-573-1400
(fax) 617-573-1460

Chief Counsel
(main) 617-573-1500
(fax) 617-573-1515

Housing Appeals Committee
(main) 617-573-1520
(fax) 617-573-1515

Information Services
(main) 617-573-1250
(fax) 617-573-1285

Indian Affairs
(main) 617-573-1290
(fax) 617-573-1120

 

Mailing Address

100 Cambridge Street
Suite 300
Boston, MA 02114

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday
8:45 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Closed Saturday and Sunday

Employment Opportunities

contact DHCD Personnel Office at 617-573-1100

You may also visit Commonwealth Employment website at: www.mass.gov/ceo

Parking

There is a parking garage in the Saltonstall Building with an entrance on Somerset Street. Parking is also available at the KINNEY SYSTEM'S Government Center Parking Garage (entrance on New Chardon Street) about two blocks away and at the Center Plaza Parking Garage (entrance on Somerset Street, directly across the street from the east side of the Saltonstall and the Saltonstall's garage entrance). For those who would like to take a 15-minute walk there is also parking at TD Banknorth Garden (North Station).

Directions

Public Transportation:

The MBTA Bowdoin Blue Line station is located directly across Cambridge Street from DHCD's offices, the MBTA Government Center Green Line station is in Government Center Plaza across Cambridge Street from Center Plaza (facing Center Plaza, the Saltonstall is located to the right), the MBTA Park Street Red Line station is located near Boston Common, after leaving the station walk on Park Street toward the State House (Gold Dome), take a right on Beacon Street, then a left on Bowdoin, past the McCormick Building, the Saltonstall is on your right (there is a second floor garden entrance to the Saltonstall located between the McCormack and the Saltonstall). If you arrive by train into North Station, take the West exit, cross Causeway Street in front of the station and walk down Portland Street to New Chardon Street, turn right and walk up the hill to Cambridge Street, 100 Cambridge Street will be facing you on your left. If you arrive by train into South Station, get on the red subway line (inbound) and get off at Park Street and walk over the hill to the Saltonstall as indicated above.

Driving from the North:

Option 1. From 93S take the Storrow Drive exit, at the bottom of the bridge turn off at Nashua Street. DO NOT GO INTO THE TUNNEL. Turn right at end of ramp onto Nashua Street going towards TD Banknorth Garden. Follow Nashua Street around the Jail and past Spaulding Hospital. The street will make a right turn and come to a traffic light where you have to turn left. Turn left. Go to the next traffic light and go straight. This is Merrimac Street. Follow Merrimac to the next traffic light and turn as if going right. The entrance to the Government Center garage will be in front of you. If you are going to 100 Cambridge Street continue turning right (New Chardon Street). Follow New Chardon up the hill thru the pedestrian light and to the working traffic light at Cambridge Street. 100 Cambridge Street is diagonally across on your left (a large 100 is in the window over the front entrance). If you are going to the Saltonstall garage, turn left on Cambridge, then right on Somerset.

Driving from the North:

Option 2. From 93S take the Government Center Quincy Market Aquarium exit. At the end of the ramp turn right. You will immediately come to a traffic light and you will be facing the North Market Building. Go straight (right) onto Clinton Street. Clinton will merge from the left onto North Street. At the traffic light you will be facing Boston City Hall. Turn right onto Congress Street. Go under the big parking garage. Turn left onto New Chardon Street (the entrance to the Government Center garage is on the left). If you are going to 100 Cambridge Street continue on New Chardon Street thru the pedestrian light and to the working traffic light on Cambridge Street. 100 Cambridge Street is diagonally across on your left (a large 100 is in the window over the front entrance). If you are going to the Saltonstall garage, turn left on Cambridge, then right on Somerset.

Driving from the South:

Take Interstate 95N to Interstate 93N to Boston, enter new 93N Tunnel. Take Exit 26/Storrow Drive. After exiting you are on Martha Way, bear left on Merrimac Street. Government Center Parking Garage is straight ahead at the end of Merrimac (across New Chardon).

Driving from the West

Take 90E (Mass Pike) to 93N to Boston, enter new 93N Tunnel. Take Exit 26/Storrow Drive. After exiting you are on Martha Way, bear left on Merrimac Street. Government Center Parking Garage is straight ahead at the end of Merrimack (across New Chardon).

From Logan Airport via Car

Take 90W thru Ted Williams Tunnel to Exit 25-24 to South Boston & 93N. Follow signs to 93N, enter new 93N Tunnel. Take Exit 26/Storrow Drive. After exiting you are on Martha Way, bear left on Merrimac Street. Government Center Parking Garage is straight ahead at the end of Merrimac (across New Chardon).

From Logan Airport via Public Transportation

Get on any free MBTA shuttle bus labeled "Subway" Once inside the subway, head "inbound" on the Blue Line Get off at the Bowdoin Street stop.