Balance Urban Development with Open Space

Gary Ayrassian, the Director of Planning and Development pointed out that as many communities grow, they become ugly and over-developed. He wanted to create a new paradigm for Attleboro where we would counter-balance urban development with open space. Once I heard the idea, I was all in. The most notable example of this can be seen in the center of …

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Route 1 Corridor Study

As Attleboro has grown, Route 1 traffic has grown as has the traffic on the side streets that feed into Route 1. Every time there is a development, the State looks at that particular piece of the Route 1 Corridor. With the development currently underway in South Attleboro, we have requested that the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MA DOT) perform …

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The New England Sports Village

What began with a “cold call” by Rick Correia, Chairman of the Attleboro Redevelopment Authority (ARA), to David Boucher, a local Developer, led to a deal that would save the ARA with a project that would generate excitement with sports enthusiasts far and wide — The New England Sports Village (NESV). ¬†After that call, Boucher immediately called City Hall and …

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