The Malden Planning Board on Wednesday will hold a public hearing on a proposal to rebuild a five-story apartment building at 503-509 Pleasant St. that was partially destroyed by fire.
Thomas Bakalars Architects of Boston has applied for a special permit to construct 60 apartments in a portion of the old building that will be renovated as well as new space.
The firm has also applied for permission to remove ledge to prepare the site for new construction work.
The hearing will be held at 7 p.m.in Room 615 at City Hall.
-- Kathy McCabe