The Hillside project has been recognized and supported by Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) through the award of a $400,000 Pathways to Zero grant.  



May 18, 2018 Hillside Groundbreaking Ceremony - David Hall uses imagination to put into perspective earth’s magnificent, long, and slow systems that have been severely interrupted by human activity and begs us to reimagine our sense of place.

Hillside addresses the three largest contributors of CO2 emissions:

Food Production

Photo Credit:  ms.akr

Photo Credit: ms.akr

With an edible landscape, urban gardens, and year-round greenhouse: food production is abundant at Hillside. 

Hillside Food >


Walk through the Hillside neighborhood and get a realistic feel for the community. 

Tour >


Powered by our solar canopy, shared electric vehicles are available for residents use - providing the benefits of a personal car while saving money and energy. 

Transportation >