Renewal in works for Wellesley Square

Town initiative pays off with influx of tenants

Empty storefronts are filling up again in Wellesley Square. After a steady stream of closings that left the heart of Wellesley’s downtown shopping area spotted with vacancies, new businesses are arriving.

“We’ve actually had a lot of new business,’’ said Meghan Jop, Wellesley’s planning director. “There’s certainly still a few vacancies, but we’ve seen at least five new tenants come in within the past four or five months.’’

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