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Tallguy

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And now, Wormtowns last candlepin bowling alley is closing? O tempora o mores!
 

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Table Talk Pies is moving its original production site which is next to the ballpark to an industrial site about a mile west. An old factory building had to be torn down to make room.

Current site right next to the ballpark:

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Demolition of the old factory where the new production site will be built:
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Probably means they'll be shipping by rail now too, since they're right inside the cold storage wing of P&W Southbridge St. Yard with their co-tenants taking fridge cars on the spur across the street.
Unlikely, if you check the 3D view on Google Maps, there's no door large enough for rail service at any of the three buildings. And that press release is for their cold storage facility that opened last fall. The factory is going in off of Gardner & Tainter (two of the last cobblestone streets in the city, if not THE last two cobblestone streets in Worcester), which is next to CSX's part of the B&A.
 
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The former Creative Packaging factory on the corner of South Ludlow & Clover is finally being demolished. Local developer is building condo's on the site & paving Clover Street. Plan is for 11 multifamily, low-rise buildings, 90 total units. Don't have a site plan on hand (found the plan number, but not the file on the city website), but don't expect anything amazing. Don't have a photo of the demo on hand at the moment, but they're making fairly decent progress.

Also, WPI is proposing a new 4 story dorm on the site of their graduate student housing at Salisbury Estates (corner of Park Ave & Rumford Ave). Not much for renders (presentation only has this on the cover with no further color renders), but it will be replacing some of the garden style apartments on the property and additional buildings not in the footprint of this building will be coming down as well.

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More in the Site Preparation Plan & the Renderings

Lastly, least impressive of all, the old auto body on the corner of Belmont & Natick has been demolished, all the way through 15 Natick Street. UMassMemorial's landlord at 306 Belmont Street/350 Plantation Street is building a 2 story parking garage with ~139 spaces on the property.
 
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