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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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Shor Park Breaks Ground In Ohio

Shor Park Breaks Ground In Ohio

| June 1, 2018

Milford, OH – Ground was broken today at Shor Park, signifying that the Clermont County Park District’s $1.3 million improvement project is underway. The 56-acre park is at 4659 Tealtown Road in Milford, east of Cincinnati. Woolpert created the master plan and is providing comprehensive architecture and engineering services for the project, which will include two picnic shelters, new walking […]

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South Coast to Renovate YMCA

South Coast to Renovate YMCA

| May 22, 2018

New Bedford, MA – South Coast Improvement Company (SCI) recently began work on a $3 million addition to the YWCA Southeastern Mass, located at 20 6th Street. The addition will add 6,500sf to the property that will be used for after-school child care and supportive women’s housing programs. The anticipated completion date is January 2019.  

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Lauren Liss Speaks to MassEcon

| May 14, 2018

Westborough, MA – Lauren A. Liss, President and CEO of MassDevelopment, told MassEcon members recently that MassDevelopment, a quasi-public agency nearly 20 years old, has taken on new responsibilities in recent years. The agency is taking on more responsibilities including managing the working piers in Fall River and New Bedford, in addition to the Gloucester pier […]

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ACEC/MA Announces Award Winners

ACEC/MA Announces Award Winners

| May 3, 2018

Falmouth, MA – The American Council of Engineering Companies of Massachusetts (ACEC/MA) has named Tata & Howard, Inc. as a winner of a 2018 Silver Engineering Excellence Awards for engineering services on the Long Pond Water Treatment Plant in Falmouth. Tata & Howard, Inc., with offices in Marlborough and Lakeville, was retained by the Town of […]

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Campaign to Transform Doyle Playground

Campaign to Transform Doyle Playground

| May 3, 2018

Boston – MassDevelopment and the Southwest Boston Community Development Corporation (SWBCDC), a nonprofit that works in Boston’s Hyde Park neighborhood, announced a new Commonwealth Places campaign, a collaborative initiative from MassDevelopment and the civic crowdfunding platform Patronicity. The SWBCDC’s campaign will help transform the underused former Doyle Playground into a new neighborhood park that will provide space […]

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Tyngsborough Launches Commonwealth Places Campaign

Tyngsborough Launches Commonwealth Places Campaign

| April 25, 2018

  Tyngsborough, MA – MassDevelopment and the civic crowdfunding platform Patronicity recently launched a new Commonwealth Places campaign with the town of Tyngsborough for a walking trail and community gathering space. If the campaign reaches its crowdfunding goal of $12,500 by June 1 at midnight, the project will win a matching grant with funds from […]

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