Pinnacle Contracting, E + A Architecture Converting U City’s Hawthorne School into Living Units

By KERRY SMITH, EDITOR, ST. LOUIS CONSTRUCTION NEWS AND REVIEW MAGAZINE A historic school building in University City that served young learners from 1913-2011 is getting new life, thanks to developer Matthew Masiel (Screaming Eagle Development LLC), E + A Architecture and Pinnacle Contracting. By Oct. 1, the former Nathaniel Hawthorne Elementary School at 1351 North Hanley Road will become Hawthorne Apartments and Townhomes. Pinnacle Contracting Vice President of Operations Tim McLaughlin said the creative project represents a blend of historical rehabilitation with new construction, all on a total footprint of 68,664 square feet. Demo and abatement began in mid-December … Continue reading Pinnacle Contracting, E + A Architecture Converting U City’s Hawthorne School into Living Units