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Old 07-08-2017, 12:49 AM   #292
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Re: Worcester Improvements

Originally Posted by meddlepal View Post
I don't really see how you figure that. Are you worried about a sea of parking lots? I think a garage is probably the answer. Luchinno is pretty keen to building urban fabric ball parks so I don't really see how this would be a negative. The Providence proposals all have restaurants, bars and office space around the park.
Data crunching by a Professor from Holy Cross shows that stadiums tend to be a net negative for surrounding areas.

Not saying it can't be done, but I don't hold out much hope.
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