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Read which building permits were approved by the City of Springfield between Dec. 17 and Dec. 30, 2018.

Building permit roundup – Jan. 2 BY STACIE LEWIS Springfield Property Association obtained a commercial building permit for a building addition at 2501 N. Colt Rd.  Craig Ladage Builders, Inc. is the contractor and the project is valued at $80,000. Real Estate Service and Consultation, Inc. obtained a commercial remodel permit for 725 S. Christmas [...]

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Read which building permits were approved by the City of Springfield between Dec. 10 and Dec. 16, 2018.

Building permit roundup – Dec. 19 BY STACIE LEWIS Springfield Urban League, Inc. obtained a commercial remodel permit for 100 N. 11th Street.  The contractor is Sutton’s, Inc. and the project is valued at $31,331. Connor Properties, LLC obtained a commercial remodel permit for 1901 S. 15th St.  GCS Services is the contractor and the [...]

By |December 18th, 2018|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments

From food to fitness

Connie DiCenso, who has developed a loyal following for her CoCo Pies, is now pursuing a new business venture in the fitness industry. She and her fiancé, Monty Burcham, have purchased the Snap Fitness franchise in Chatham. On Oct. 8, DiCenso closed Café Coco, a restaurant she had been operating at 3705 N. Dirksen in [...]

By |December 17th, 2018|Categories: Comings & Goings, News|0 Comments

New restaurant coming to downtown

Downtown Springfield is getting a new restaurant, as a familiar name prepares to move into the space at 213 S. Fifth St. formerly occupied by JoJo’s Street Quisine. Taste of Jamaica, which was a regular booth in the Ethnic Village at the Illinois State Fair for many years, is now opening a year-round location. Owner [...]

By |December 17th, 2018|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments

Read which building permits were approved by the City of Springfield between Nov. 26 and Dec. 2, 2018.

Building permit roundup – Dec. 5 BY STACIE LEWIS New Salem Bluff, LLC obtained a commercial remodel permit for 2912 E. Ridge Ave.  The contractor is Scott Canti and the project is valued at $75,000. AC Building, LLC obtained a commercial remodel permit for an expansion and renovations at 3200 S. Robbins Rd.  Evans Construction [...]

By |December 3rd, 2018|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments

McCormick’s closing restaurant to focus on catering operations

The last day of operations for McCormick's Smokehouse Restaurant, located at 2930 Plaza Drive in The Gables, will be Dec. 24, 2018. The restaurant, which includes a drive-thru and delivery service, has operated at the current location for more than 10 years. Owners Jarred and Sarah McCormick say they have plans to restructure the family-run [...]

By |November 27th, 2018|Categories: Comings & Goings, News|0 Comments

Read which building permits were approved by the City of Springfield between Nov. 12 and Nov. 18, 2018.

Building permit roundup – Nov. 21 BY STACIE LEWIS Walmart Real Estate Business Trust obtained a commercial remodel permit for Sam’s Club at 2300 S. West White Oaks Dr.  The contractor is Tri-North Builders and the project is valued at $738,642. National Retail Properties, LP obtained a commercial remodel permit for Gander Outdoors at 2371 [...]

By |November 20th, 2018|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments

Redefine Healthcare moving

Redefine Healthcare will soon be moving to the newly constructed West Iles Business Center, joining existing tenants Little Minds Learning Center and Primo Designs. The medical practice is currently located in the Freedom Building at 2815 Old Jacksonville Road in Springfield. Owner and practitioner Matt Saxsma said the new location will more than double the [...]

By |November 14th, 2018|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments

Read which building permits were approved by the City of Springfield between Nov. 5 and Nov. 11, 2018.

Building permit roundup – Nov. 14 BY STACIE LEWIS Matthew Hanner obtained a commercial building permit for new refrigerated storage units at 710 E. South Grand Ave.  The contractor is Kinney Contractors, Inc. and the project is valued at $10,000. Old Neighborhood Rehab, Inc. obtained a commercial remodel permit for restoration work at 605 S. [...]

By |November 14th, 2018|Categories: Comings & Goings|0 Comments
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