Elevator/Barrier Removal Project

Plans have been completed but unfortunately,  Brimfield is not currently eligible fore the block grant through the Pioneer Valley Community Development Block Grant. We are looking into alternate funding sources to be able to complete this important but very expensive project. 

Photo Caption:  L-R Chris Farley, Senior Architect and Project Manager, and Bill Austin, Principal of Austin Design Inc.  begin measurements at Hitchcock to kickoff the process of evaluating the possibilities for the location of an elevator at Hitchcock.

Photo Caption:  L-R Chris Farley, Senior Architect and Project Manager, and Bill Austin, Principal of Austin Design Inc.  begin measurements at Hitchcock to kickoff the process of evaluating the possibilities for the location of an elevator at Hitchcock.

Hitchcock Free Academy, is worked with Austin Design Inc. of Colrain  to create an “uplifting” experience for all!   Bill Austin, Principal of Austin Design Inc. stated, “ We are excited to be involved in this important community project making Hitchcock’s entire building fully accessible to all.”    The funding for this project design was made possible through a grant from the Pioneer Valley Community Development Block Grant.