Plans for an 80-bed treatment center n a residential neighborhood in Framingham for those suffering from eating and mood disorders are drawing fire from some residents worried about traffic and public safety.
Walden Behavioral Care wants to move its corporate headquarters and much of its treatment facility from Waltham to the former Marist Retreat Center at 518 Pleasant St. Walden has signed a purchase-and-sale agreement to purchase the property from the Marist Fathers of Boston, pending approval of its plans.
It would continue to operate psychiatric services in Waltham. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.
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