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Kaplan Construction Completes Work at Holyoke Farms

New three-story apartment building creates 229 units of mixed income family housing BOSTON – December 17, 2020 – Kaplan Construction, a WBE general contractor and construction management firm providing comprehensive building programs across Greater Boston, announced today that it has completed a new 17,000 SF, three-story apartment building and renovations to existing apartments at Holyoke Farms in Holyoke, Mass. The project creates 229 units of mixed income family housing across 32 buildings, including 217 renovated two- and three-bedroom townhouse apartments. The owner is Holyoke Farms Redevelopment LLC, a long-standing partnership between Maloney Properties and the Whiting Farms Tenant Association, and the developer/sponsor is Maloney Development LLC. “Kaplan sensitively responded to the occupied rehabilitation component of this project, ever mindful of the residents and minimizing disruption whenever possible. Despite a global health pandemic, we were able to meet all our goals with little interference to ...

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December 2020 Chairman's Message

It’s hard to believe that this is my last chairman’s message. In some ways, it seems like I’ve jut gotten started, but in others the pre-pandemic world of January and February is like another lifetime.I can’t tell you how proud I am of how our members have adapted during this most trying of years. You have made countless adjustments to ensure the safety of your employees and done it all without sacrificing the quality and dedication that is the hallmark of ABC member companies. And many of you have even found time to give back to the staggering number of our fellow citizens who have been laid low by the virus and the economic pain it has brought.But we’re not done yet! It’s my pleasure to congratulate the 2020 Excellence in Construction Awards. These companies stand as a symbol of the grit and perseverance of our member companies and their employees.While we won’t be able to gather for our normal in-person event to honor the winners, there will be a virtual reception on December 29th at 3 p.m. I hope yo ...

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  2. Re: Member Spotlight - Chris Sheppard of Eastern Insurance Group LLC

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  3. Re: Kenney and Sams: Coronavirus 2020 What All Employers Should Know

    Great Article! Appreciate the info.

    -- Jenn V.

  4. Re: Kaplan Construction Announces Completion of Congregation Kehillath Israel in Brookline

    Love Kaplan. Great Company. Woman owned! (not too many woman in the construction industry..)

    -- Jenn V.

  5. Re: Official Announcement: RBF Joints its Practice with Withum

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  6. Re: Governor Baker Issues Stay-at-Home Order to Non-Essential Services

    Does that also include Office employees of a construction company or just the jobsites?

    -- Paula

  7. Re: COVID-19: Unemployment Resources

    Why was my son denied unemployment ? Wrentham Mall is closed due to Covid19. He ahs worked there since...

    -- Karen

  8. Re: COVID-19: Unemployment Resources

    When do you expect that the proposed emergency changes will be approved/enacted?

    -- Susan

  9. Re: Winter 2020 Building Massachusetts Magazine

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