Lovers flocking to Polar Park will appreciate new improvements to Canal District this summer months

WORCESTER — Polar Park has revitalized the metropolis of Worcester and the historic Canal District. 

Even in advance of the relocation of the Boston Red Sox’ Triple-A affiliate from Pawtucket, Rhode Island, to Worcester was designed official on Aug. 17, 2018, group officials, govt leaders, utilities, construction organizations, community businesses and citizens by now have been operating in unison to assist this project arrive to fruition.

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In actuality, with the management from the Worcester Redevelopment Authority, all entities labored in relative harmony to assist get the ballpark created on plan. The WooSox dwelling grew to become a actuality when Polar Park officially opened in April 2021.

“The vision of the ballpark is to build a fantastic civic room wherever persons come and produce reminiscences, and generate possibilities,” Metropolis Manager Edward M. Augustus Jr. reported following the team’s inaugural period was full. “We have raised Worcester’s visibility and manufacturer. (Polar Park) has undoubtedly shipped past expectations on all those items.”

Whilst updates and enhancements inside of the condition-of-the-art ballpark will carry on for the 2022 period and outside of, serious estate carries on to boom all-around Polar Park. There will be important adjustments to the city’s skyline around the ballpark, and most projects are underway.

Parking garage

Let us commence with the most fast effects for WooSox enthusiasts — parking. The Inexperienced Island Boulevard parking garage will be entirely operational in time for Opening Working day on April 12. The garage directly throughout from Polar Park will have 300 parking places.