As Worcester development picks up steam, panel discusses urban design

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WORCESTER – As large cranes and construction workers become a part of the downtown landscape, and optimism about the city’s future grows, a new question emerges.

How will buildings and streetscapes fit together?

“The key is going to be, ‘How do they all click when they’re complete?’” Timothy J. McGourthy, executive director of The Research Bureau, said after a discussion on urban design Tuesday at the DCU Center.

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