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Building permit roundup – March 29-April 4

LV Springfield, LLC in care of SLK Global Solutions America, obtained a commercial remodel permit for 3201 S. West White Oaks Drive. Milliman Construction is the contractor and the project is valued at $250,000. Kelp, LLC obtained a commercial remodel permit for work at 2601 S. Chatham Road. The contractor is O’Shea Builders and the [...]

By |April 6th, 2021|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments

New Papa John’s in Parkway Pointe to replace Chatham Road location

The former Subway restaurant at 3422 Freedom Dr. is being converted to a Papa John’s Pizza location, which will replace the nearby Papa John’s on Chatham Road. Pending city inspections, the new location is scheduled to open on April 8. The local director of operations, Jamie Cartwright, said in a written statement, “The new location [...]

By |April 5th, 2021|Categories: Comings & Goings, News|0 Comments

Spaghetti Shop to partner with Turbo Fire Pizza

Both Spaghetti Shop locations in Springfield will soon be offering pizza, in addition to pasta, thanks to a new partnership with Turbo Fire Pizza. Brian Carter purchased the Spaghetti Shop franchise in December 2019 after a chance encounter with Calvin Kirk, his former employer. In an interview with SBJ last year, he explained, “I worked [...]

By |April 2nd, 2021|Categories: Comings & Goings, News|0 Comments

Ocean Crab House preparing to open

The former Show Me’s restaurant at 3101 S. MacArthur Blvd. is now displaying signage for Ocean Crab House, which a recently created Facebook page describes as “Cajun seafood and bar.” According to Sangamon County tax records, the property was sold on Dec. 2 for $700,000 to Ocean Crab House, Inc. That LLC is registered with [...]

By |March 31st, 2021|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments

Building permit roundup – March 22-March 28

CAT Springfield, LLC obtained a commercial building permit for 3190 S. Dirksen Parkway. The contractor is Midwest Facilities and Construction, Inc. and the project is valued at $250,000. Nelson-Hermes Enterprises, LLC obtained a commercial building permit for 2701 S. West White Oaks Drive. Illinois Valley Construction is the contractor and the project is valued at [...]

By |March 31st, 2021|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments

Ashley Furniture Outlet opening on April 1

Ashley Furniture Outlet will open on April 1 in the former Barney’s Furniture location, 1987 W. Wabash Ave. Supply chain issues related to the pandemic have delayed the opening, which was originally planned for fall 2020. “Most of the showroom will be devoted to home furnishings, including a large selection of ready-to-assemble pieces,” said owner [...]

By |March 30th, 2021|Categories: Comings & Goings, News|0 Comments

Building permit roundup – March 15-March 21

Springfield Property I, LLC in care of Executive Director obtained a commercial accessory structure permit for a patio shelter at 2034 E. Clear Lake Ave. R & M Building Solutions is the contractor and the project is valued at $45,000. Quasivi and Patricia Sessi obtained a commercial remodel permit for 621 S. Ninth St. The [...]

By |March 23rd, 2021|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments