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$10M Approved for Community and Senior Center

$10M Approved for Community and Senior Center

| November 8, 2018

Willimantic, CT – The town of Windham has approved a $10-million appropriation to build a new community and senior center. QA+M Architecture is designing the new 30,000sf facility located at the site of the old Jillson Square theaters in the center of downtown Willimantic. The design features multi-function and dining spaces, senior and social services offices, […]

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Ground Breaking for Commuter Rail Station

Ground Breaking for Commuter Rail Station

| November 6, 2018

Pawtucket, RI – Groundbreaking ceremonies were held recently for the new Pawtucket-Central Falls Commuter Rail Station and Bus Hub.The new intermodal transit center will allow riders to switch modes easily between commuter rail and RIPTA’s statewide bus network. When complete, the commuter rail stop will join three other stations (Providence, T.F. Green, and Wickford Junction) […]

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DATMA Gets First Grant

DATMA Gets First Grant

| November 6, 2018

New Bedford, MA – The Massachusetts Design Art and Technology Institute (DATMA) was awarded its first grant of $27,500 from the Community Foundation of Southeastern Massachusetts (CFSEMA) recently. The funding will directly support DATMA’s upcoming public art installations, including its inaugural exhibit, Summer Winds, taking place in New Bedford in summer 2019. Launched in September 2018, […]

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Reconstruction Begins in Upham’s Corner

| November 5, 2018

Boston – Historic Boston Inc. has begun reconstruction of  Upham’s Corner Comfort Station, on Columbia Road in Dorchester, that will transform the building into Sip ‘&’ Spoke, a café, bike repair shop and meeting place for the neighborhood. The City of Boston Department of Neighborhood Development designated the redevelopment to the partnership of Historic Boston Inc. […]

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NN Inc. Breaks Ground at Myles Standish Expansion

NN Inc. Breaks Ground at Myles Standish Expansion

| October 26, 2018

MassDevelopment and Taunton Development Corporation Host Event Taunton, MA – The Taunton Development/MassDevelopment Corporation, a nonprofit created by the Taunton Development Corporation and MassDevelopment to help the Myles Standish Industrial Park (MSIP) realize its full potential, hosted a groundbreaking celebration to welcome NN, Inc. to Lot B5-R in the MSIP expansion project. NN, Inc. is […]

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IBEW Local 96 Crews Respond to Disaster

| October 19, 2018

Haverhill, MA – On Sept. 24, 40 highly skilled IBEW Local 96 electricians joined with All-Pro Electric, of Haverhill, to provide electrical system safety checks and upgrades at homes in Lawrence, Andover, and North Andover in the wake of the Merrimack Valley natural gas disaster. The inspections were done in tandem with crews from IBEW […]

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Sandy Hook Memorial Finalists Interviewed

Sandy Hook Memorial Finalists Interviewed

| July 17, 2018

New Haven, CT – Three teams have been identified as last-round finalists in the design selection process for a permanent memorial honoring the lives lost at the Sandy Hook Elementary School during the Sandy Hook Permanent Memorial Commission’s May 10th Board meeting. One team includes a landscape architect and a public artist/experience designer, both from […]

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Copley Wolff to Provide Landscape Architectural Design for Pynchon Park

Copley Wolff to Provide Landscape Architectural Design for Pynchon Park

| July 9, 2018

Springfield, MA – Copley Wolff Design Group was recently contracted to redesign and upgrade Pynchon Park, located between Dwight and Chestnut streets in downtown Springfield. The firm will execute the resurrection of the park and oversee the design, construction, permitting, and testing  after several years of limited use and disrepair since its opening in 1976. Copley […]

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Ground Breaks for Public Safety Building

Ground Breaks for Public Safety Building

| June 25, 2018

Wells, Maine – Landry/French Construction recently participated in a formal groundbreaking ceremony for the new town of Wells public safety complex. The architect is Lavallee Brensinger Architects. Town officials, staff, and members of the community gathered to open the new 40,000sf combined police and fire station. Planning for the facility began in 2012. Police Chief […]

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Dimeo Begins Providence Parking Garage

Dimeo Begins Providence Parking Garage

| June 15, 2018

Providence, RI – The Dimeo Construction team recently got underway with the new Garrahy Parking Garage, situated in downtown Providence, directly adjacent to the J. Joseph Garrahy Judicial Complex. The 415,000sf garage, designed by Walker Parking Consultants, will have one level of parking below ground level for the judges, and six stories above ground for […]

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