A $4.4 million redevelopment project in Hartford’s Parkville neighborhood is expected to bring hundreds of jobs to the area, according to the developer.
The future food marketplace, called “Parkville Market,” is located at 1400 Park St. and is scheduled to open in early 2020.
Its developer, Carlos Mouta, partnered with the Capital Region Development Authority to get a $3.5 million construction loan that made the redevelopment possible.
“I want this to feel like a main street that fits in Parkville,” said Mouta’s daughter, Chelsea Mouta, who acts as the market’s director of operations. “I want it to feel like Park Street feels up the road– where you can walk and hit your butcher, your coffee shop, and your local restaurant.”
Carlos Mouta said he has