Reviving Downtown Springfield

Last month we heard the bad news that Tricia’s on the Square, a long-time favorite place to grab lunch or breakfast in our historic district in Springfield, had decided to shut its doors as a retail establishment. Beyond the obvious disappointment for those who often enjoyed Tricia Templeton’s delicious sandwiches, salads and baked goodies, the closing is a great loss to the vibrancy and attractiveness of our downtown, leaving Burdett’s Tea Shop and The Depot as the only Main Street eateries.

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