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Learn About Free Workshops "Starting a Business in Worcester" and Other Related Events.

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Building Worcester

The City of Worcester is working proactively to attract new residents, visitors and businesses through small- and large-scale development projects.

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Diverse Business Directory

Discover businesses that are owned by a broad spectrum of people, such as those with disabilities, veteran status, women, LGBTQIAs, minorities or New Americans.

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Green Worcester Plan

Help make our city a sustainability leader by participating in the creation of the Green Worcester Plan, to be released on the 50th anniversary of Earth Day!

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Housing & Neighborhood Grants

Learn more about funding programs overseen by the Housing and Neighborhood Development Divisions.

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Welcome to Worcester

Welcome to the country's most vibrant and livable mid-sized city! With a population of more than 182,000 and more than 35,000 college students, Worcester is the second largest city in New England. Centrally located, the City is under an hour from Boston, Providence and Hartford.

Learn more about the "Heart of the Commonwealth."

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