General contractor: R.E. Smith Construction Co.
Size: 57,000 square feet
Estimated cost: $21 million
Estimated completion: October 2022
Project description: Springfield Public Schools broke ground this summer on the new York Elementary School. Officials say the project timeline was moved up due to financial savings among the $168 million Proposition S bond projects. Paragon Architecture LLC and Sapp Design Associates Architects PC are the project architects. Engineers are Toth and Associates Inc., structural and civil; Interpres Building Solutions LLC, mechanical, electrical and plumbing; and Palmerton & Parrish Inc., geotechnical.
Wellness Collective LLC launched downtown; I Love Tacos Taqueria LLC expanded; and MLP Accounting & Consulting moved.