Commercial Team Construction LLC, a company based on the southside of Indianapolis, broke ground in early September on a new building in Franklin which they will lease to Hillcroft Services Inc.
Hillcroft provides residential, employment and community support services to individuals with disabilities in east central Indiana. Hillcroft will retain 65 jobs and hire additional employees, including employees with some form of disability, according to a statement from Commercial Team Construction.
Hillcroft currently has offices at 400 N. Forsythe St. in Franklin. The new facility will be at Commerce Drive and Arvin Road.
Those at the groundbreaking included Franklin Mayor Joe McGuinness, Commercial Team President Joel Fritz, Vice President Rick Beaver, Hillcroft Vice President Paul Whittington, Hillcroft Business Developer Mike Salmon and Hillcroft CIM/Service Cordinator Greg Armbruster. Engineers for the project were Jeff Smith, owner of Project Plus and Joe Heck, project engineer.