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Park and ride services: Framingham's economy is predominantly derived from retail and office complexes. There are scatterings of small manufacturing facilities and commercial services such as plumbing, mechanical and electrical expected to be found in communities of its size. Additionally, there are several smaller business hubs in the villages of Framingham Center, Saxonville, Nobscot, and along the Route 9 corridor. The Golden Triangle was originally a three square mile district on the eastern side of Framingham, bordered by Worcester Rd.
Route 9 , Cochituate Rd. Route 30 , and Speen Street in Natick. Route , and Speen St. Because of the size and complexity of this area, Framingham and Natick cooperatively operate it as a single distinct district with similar zoning.
The area is one of the largest shopping districts in New England. The area was formed with the construction of Shoppers World in Shoppers' World was a large open air shopping mall, the second in the US and the first east of the Mississippi River.
In , Shoppers' World was demolished and replaced with a strip mall named Shoppers World. In addition to retail properties, there are large office developments in the area including several companies headquartered in the triangle; the world headquarters of TJX is at the junction of Route 30 and Speen St, as is the main office of IDG and IDC. Boston Scientific headquarters is in Natick, in the old Carling Brewery building and former Prime parkway complex.
There are over a dozen large office complexes in and along the borders of the Triangle. The downtown area is between Memorial Square, formed by the intersection of Concord St. The area is bisected by Waverly St. The anchoring structure of Downtown is the city hall, The Memorial Building. Additional lights were installed at the Irving St. All sidewalks in the area were to be replaced, lighting upgraded, and new amenities such as seating and bicycle racks were also installed. The project was scheduled to begin in , but has been delayed to — South Framingham became the commercial center of the town with the advent of the railroad in the s.
It eventually came to house Dennison Manufacturing and the former General Motors Framingham Assembly plant, but the area underwent a financial downturn after the closure of these facilities during the late s. Along with Brazilian and Spanish oriented retail shops, there are restaurants, legal and financial services, the city offices and library, police headquarters, a performing arts center, and the local branch of the Social Security Administration. Several Asian and Indian stores and restaurants add to the rich ethnic flavor of the area, and many small businesses, restaurants and automotive-oriented shops line Waverly St.
Two of Framingham's seven major auto dealerships are also in West Framingham: The large tracts of multi-story apartment and condominium complexes line both sides of Route 9 from Temple St. These buildings represent the majority of Framingham's multi-family dwellings, and along with the business complexes, helped create a large network of support services on the West Side: Formed at the junctions of Worcester Rd.
Route 9 , Pleasant St. Route 30 , High St. The school has several thousand students, about one third of whom live on campus. The remaining half houses several small stores, restaurants, realtors and legal offices. The old Boston and Worcester Street Railway depot, on the east side of the Center, was converted into a strip mall in the early s and houses the Center Postal Station and several small stores. The village of Nobscot, at the intersection of Water St.
Saxonville is the home of the former Roxbury Carpet Company buildings, now an industrial park, and is one of the city's historical districts. In addition, the section of Route 9 from the Route overpass to the Main St. Three car dealerships, Acura , Chevrolet and Nissan , several strip malls of varying sizes, many small apartment complexes, several small office complexes and other small shops and restaurants make Route 9 the main commercial thoroughfare in Framingham.
Finally, there are several other small retail areas and facilities throughout the city, e. Residents can create and produce their own television programs that reflect the personality of the community, and have them cablecast on the public-access television cable TV channels.
The Government Channel operation provides programming sponsored by or for the City of Framingham. Commission meetings are cablecast live to inform residents and encourage participation in local government. Some of the programming provided, keeps residents abreast of road closings, construction updates, recycling efforts, public safety information, and special events in the community. The Government Channel is committed to making local government more accessible to all residents.
Framingham features dozens of athletic fields and civic facilities spread throughout the city in schools and public parks. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the Massachusetts city. For the cardiovascular study, see Framingham Heart Study. For the English town, see Framlingham. City in Massachusetts, United States. Concord Square Historic District , July Historic places in Framingham, Massachusetts.
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If your dog absolutely despises everyone but you touching him, you might want to reconsider taking him to the store. What was meant to be a fun outing with your pooch can quickly turn into a tragedy.
If your dog is mellow and loves meeting new people, setting out for a shopping adventure is easy with these dog-friendly stores in the US. Grab their leash, a bottle of water and some treats and hit the road. Make sure your pet is comfortable being around strange people and things before taking them shopping.
It can be a scary event for them and those they are around in stores. Let them get comfortable before putting them into a situation that could bring new experiences.
He was a really good vet with amazing prices, it was worth the trip! On the way home from the vet, we passed pretty much every major store that you could ever need to shop at. Pet stores are the most obvious pet-friendly stores in the US. Pretty much every major pet retailer, including PetSmart, PetCo, and Pet Supplies Plus , will allow you to bring your leashed dog into the store.
It makes sense because most of these larger retailers also offer grooming and training services, and some even offer veterinarian services. Smaller local pet stores are also typically dog-friendly, but you might want to call ahead to double check. Very small shops may not have enough room to allow dogs to strut their stuff, so they could ban them entirely or just allow small dogs.
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