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  1. Plan calls for making Auburna s Drury Square more walkableRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Earlier this month the Auburn, Maine-based firm Harriman filed its final report on its study of Drury Square, which included detailed recommendations for enhancing the area as a town center. The study was funded by a $10,000 grant from the Massachusetts Downtown Initiative, a program of the state Department of Housing and Community Development.


  2. Auburn Mall may erect billboards for Pike drivers' eyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    AUBURN – Selectmen have given an enthusiastic thumbs-up to a zoning bylaw amendment that would allow the Auburn Mall to erect two electronic billboards overlooking the Massachusetts Turnpike. On the surface, the amendment is a fairly routine zoning update with direct benefits for the Auburn Mall, but it also has several potential benefits for the town as a whole, including a substantial cash payment that has been tentatively earmarked for making improvements in the Drury Square area.


  3. Downtown Worcester takes on new look for new yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER – To cynics who regard talk about Worcester's “revitalization” with skepticism, City Manager Edward M. Augustus Jr. responds, “All that steel popping up isn't happening by accident.” In 2017, people will see a number of changes, improvements and expansion, all designed to transform the second-largest city in New England into an “18-hour destination.” “I took a drive with the highway commissioner and what we saw are five or six different types of sidewalks. It was like an archaeological dig … showing the evolution of development over time,” he said.


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