Connect Publications (allegroneconstruction.com) The lastest news, blogs, etc from Allegrone Companies 2019 Allegrone Companies 1440 iMarc flourish plugin fpORMRSS v1.0 en-US Fri, 22 Feb 2019 06:08:12 EST [Allegrone in the News] 52 High Street Renovation Update Fri, 30 Nov 2018 12:00:00 EST <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/54_high_street.jpg" alt="54 South Street " /></p> <p>"We can only take it one step at a time and that's how we will get it done" - Joe Lewis. </p> <p>Close to 50 workers arrive at 52 High Street each day to help make this century old building a safe and reliable home for women. </p> <p>---</p> <p>For more information on Abby's House and the project, check out <a href="https://www.abbyshouse.org/">abbyshouse.org </a></p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/316-allegrone_in_the_news_52_high_street_renovation_update/detail Construction begins at the Monterey Library Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/monterey_library.jpg" alt="Monterey Library " /></p> <p>The Monterey Public Library has moved to their temporary location at the fire station while our crew moves in!  The $3.1 million project will begin after a groundbreaking scheduled for 11 a.m. Oct. 6.</p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/315-construction_begins_at_the_monterey_library/detail Allegrone to Redevelop the Historic Wright Building Tue, 14 Aug 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/north_street_property.jpg" alt="Wright Building " /></p> <p><span>We have big plans to redevelop 255 North St. into beautiful</span><span> 16 to 20 market-rate apartments as well as 12,000 square feet of retail space! </span></p> <p>---</p> <p>Click <strong>read more </strong>down below to learn more about this exciting new project. </p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/314-allegrone_to_redevelop_the_historic_wright_building/detail Allegrone at Austen Riggs Center! Mon, 09 Jul 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/austin_riggs.png" alt="Austin riggs" /></p> <p><span>Austen Riggs director of facilities, Pam Sandler,  architect; project manager Joseph Simon,  assistant project manager Kelly Funk, and site supervisor Clayton Babcock (<a href="https://www.high-profile.com/austen-riggs-ctr-to-renovate/">Source</a> / photo by Nadine Desautels) </span></p> <p>---</p> <p><span><span>Another exciting project in the works for Allegrone. The scope entails the renovation and improvement to two historic buildings on Main Street, which the Austen Riggs Center uses as patient residences.</span></span></p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/312-allegrone_at_austen_riggs_center/detail Allegrone Partners with Berkshire Habitat for Humanity to Create Net Zero Housing Wed, 13 Jun 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/berkshire_habitat.png" alt="Berkshire Habitat" /></p> <p>Last week, 196 volunteers successfully built 72 panels & 20 window assemblies for Central Berkshire Habitat for Humanity's Gordon Deming condominium project, to provide net zero housing for six families.</p> <p>Shout-out to Anthony Allegrone for providing detail drawings of the panels, and a big thank you to everyone at Berkshire Bank for their "Xtraordinary" service and support!</p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/313-allegrone_partners_with_berkshire_habitat_for_humanity_to_create_net_zero_housing/detail 30th Annual Paul & Niki Tsongas Awards “The Next Generation” Fri, 11 May 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/paulandniki1.jpg" alt="PaulNiki1" /></p> <p>We're proud to announce that Lou E. Allegrone has been selected as a honoree for the 2018 Paul and Niki Tsongas awards to celebrate "The Next Generation" of leaders who will push preservation forward! </p> <p>---</p> <p>For more information on the 2018 Paul and Niki Tsongas awards, click<strong> read more </strong>down below. </p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/311-30th_annual_paul_niki_tsongas_awards_the_next_generation/detail Abby's House for the Future Mon, 30 Apr 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/d5agsfzrO3g" frameborder="0" width="623" height="454"></iframe></p> <p><span>"The goal is to increase the comfort and accessibility for its current and future residences." </span></p> <p><span>Watch to learn more about our exciting work with Abby's House, featuring our very own Michael Coppinger! </span></p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/310-abbys_house_for_the_future/detail Allegrone in the News: Former Berkshire Place to Transform Back to Independent Senior Living Thu, 19 Apr 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/berkshire_place_south.jpg" alt="Berkshire Place South " /></p> <p><span>Allegrone is set to renovate and transform this 130-year-old building back into senior living units.</span></p> <p>--</p> <p>For more information, click <strong>read more </strong>down below. </p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/309-allegrone_in_the_news_former_berkshire_place_to_transform_back_to_independent_senior_living/detail Abby's House Renovations Underway Wed, 11 Apr 2018 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/abbyshouse1_copy1.jpg" alt="Abby's House " /></p> <p><span>Time to get to work!  Our team will modernize the Abby's House High Street facility, to increase the number of housing units and make improvements long needed to the nearly 100-year-old building.</span></p> <p>---</p> <p>Click <strong>read more </strong> down below to learn about the project. </p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/308-abbys_house_renovations_underway/detail Past Meets Present - Onota 74 Residences Wed, 21 Feb 2018 12:00:00 EST <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/onota_before_after.jpg" alt="Onota Before After " /></p> <p>"It has been said that, at it’s best, preservation engages the past in a conversation with the present over a a mutual concern for the future."</p> <p>Past meets present. The historic Onota building remains as a prominent structure, iconic to downtown Pittsfield.</p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/305-past_meets_present-onota_74_residences/detail Renovations to the Ford-Lincoln Dealership Complete Mon, 15 Jan 2018 12:00:00 EST <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/fordlincoln.jpg" alt="fordlincoln" /></p> <p>New year, new space!</p> <p>The Johnson Ford-Lincoln Dealership down in Pittsfield underwent interior and exterior renovations to their showroom and offices.</p> <p>Shout-out to our project team on a job well done:<span class="text_exposed_show"><br />Joe Simon - Project Manager<br />Lou J Allegrone - Project Executive<br />Anthony Allegrone - Architect</span></p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/302-renovations_to_the_ford-lincoln_dealership_complete/detail The Joy of Giving: The Annual Allegrone Gift Drive Fri, 22 Dec 2017 12:00:00 EST <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/christmas_2017.jpg" alt="Christmas2017" /></p> <p>We might need a bigger tree...!</p> <p>Tis' the season of giving; in collaboration with the Berkshire Community Action Council, The Salvation Army, The Christian Center and the Eagle Santa Fund, our jolly old team worked diligently to round up gifts for kids in our community.</p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/304-the_joy_of_giving_the_annual_allegrone_gift_drive/detail Secretary Galvin Presents the 2017 Historic Preservation Awards to The Howard & Onota 74 Fri, 03 Nov 2017 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/mhc.jpg" alt="MHC" /></p> <p>Allegrone Companies and DBVW Architects are honored to accept the 2017 Massachusetts Historic Commision Preservation Award for the Adaptive Reuse and Rehabilitation of The Howard and Onota 74.  The careful restoration of these historic projects demonstrates a strong commitment to historic preservation that goes beyond what is expected.  </p> <p>---</p> <p>Click <strong>read more</strong> down below for the latest scope.</p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/299-secretary_galvin_presents_the_2017_historic_preservation_awards_to_the_howard_onota_74/detail The Gordon H. Mansfield Veterans Community Opens Its Doors! Fri, 22 Sep 2017 12:00:00 EDT <p><iframe src="https://www.youtube.com/embed/dofw_YKM1gY" frameborder="0" width="623" height="454"></iframe></p> <p>"On behalf of the City of Agawam, welcome home." - <span> </span>James P. Cichetti,  Agawam City Council President</p> <p>--</p> <p>For the full scope, click <strong>read more</strong> down below. </p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/298-the_gordon_h_mansfield_veterans_community_opens_its_doors/detail We're Trendsetters! - Allegrone at the 1Berkshire Awards Tue, 19 Sep 2017 12:00:00 EDT <p><img src="/writable//rich_text_editor/images/1berkshire_trendsetters.jpg" alt="1Berkshire " /></p> <p>Our team had a wonderful evening at 1Berkshires's <span>Trendsetter Awards held at </span>Bloom Meadows in <span>Hancock, MA</span>. <em>[Photo credit to Elodie Reed - The Berkshire Eagle] </em></p> <p>We are proud to announce that Allegrone takes home the award for <strong>Growing/Advancing the Berkshire Economy</strong> in dedication to our work on the Onota,  Howard building, and Walker Residences-- projects that symbolize the trend of downtown revitalization. </p> <p>---</p> <p>To view the full press release by 1Berkshire, click <strong>read more</strong> below. </p> http://www.allegroneconstruction.com/connect/297-were_trendsetters-allegrone_at_the_1berkshire_awards/detail