Rutland/East Springfield

94 West Newton Street, Boston, MA 02118



Public Housing - Federal Family

Where to Apply:
The John F. Murphy Housing Service Center, 56 Chauncy Street, Boston, MA 02111

Welcome to Rutland/East Springfield Street Apartments.

94 West Newton Street, South End

Rutland Street/East Springfield is a small development located in a popular urban location in the South End Community. Built in the late 1800’s, the apartments are located in attractive brownstone buildings in the South End’s Historical District. Rutland/E. Springfield has a total of 13 apartments in 4 buildings. These apartments range in size from one bedroom to three bedrooms. Rutland/East Springfield is managed in conjunction with the nearby West Newton Street complex. Rents are calculated at 30% of a resident’s income. Residents have the option of choosing a flat rent as well.


Rutland is located near many businesses and services including a pharmacy, public library, several elementary schools and churches and a number of ethnically diverse restaurants. Health care is available nearby at the South End Community Health Center and at the Boston Medical Center.


Rutland is easily reached by public transportation by buses that run up Washington and Tremont streets.  Copley Square and the Copley Station MBTA stop on the Green Line are close by providing access to downtown Boston, Forest Hills Station and the Commuter Rail.  The Orange Line’s Massachusetts Avenue stop is close by as well, providing bus access to Harvard Square.

Programs and Services:

Rutland offers a wide range of amenities, programs and services to help you feel at home, including:

  • Parking on street
  • Professional full-time staff that includes a manager and management aide
  • Maintenance staff that responds quickly to emergencies
  • Jorge Hernandez Cultural Center offers computer training and a variety of youth programs across the street
  • Annual unity day for residents

Please call us at (617) 988-5071 if we can answer any questions or be of assistance to you. 

* Some programs and services may change depending on funding and the needs of the residents

Carpet: No

Structure Type

Bedroom Sizes

Wheelchair Bedroom Sizes

Row or Townhouse Bedrooms Number Bedrooms Number
1 3 1
2 5 2
3 5 3
4 1 4
5 5
6 6

Staff Details: None