Urban Land Institute representatives encouraged by Westfield’s downtown development potential

By Ted LaBorde | Special to The Republican
on October 26, 2015 at 7:49 PM, updated October 26, 2015 at 7:51 PM

“Scott Payette of Scott Payette Architects said Wesfield has potential “within its housing stock, Westfield State University, Stanley Park, good schools and proximity to the (Massachusetts) Turnpike. We saw lots of opportunity here and there is great opportunity with the pending change in leadership both in the city and at WSU” referring to next week’s municipal election and appointment of a new Westfield State president.”