Lexington Market

Community town halls on Seawall’s Lexington Market overhaul start this month

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Trusted with fixing up and modernizing Lexington Market on downtown’s Westside, Seawall Development is kicking off a series of town hall meetings with locals to hear what they want out of the redo of the 237-year-old marketplace.

Seawall Development to take over stalled overhaul of Lexington Market

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The city has scrapped an old plan to redevelop the 236-year-old Lexington Market in favor of a new arrangement with building rehab specialists Seawall Development, which officials say would retain the market’s main building while saving as much $20 million in constructions costs.