iBerkshires.com reports work on the Mary Spitzer Center and final exterior repairs on the Armory should both be underway by mid-summer.

The city is using Community Development Block Grant funding for fiscal 2017 to do the first phase of improvements at the senior center and the last phase, No. 12 to be exact, on the Armory on Ashland Street.

The work on both projects should be completed by this fall.