Main Street hopes to rejuvenate ‘unique’ city landmark


One of several stained-glass windows on the former Knights of Pythias building in downtown Seymour. Many of the windows in the building are being replaced as part of the renovation process being done by Goecker Construction. PHOTO BY AARON PIPER

Mark Andersen with Goecker Construction performs repair work on the outside of the former Knights of Pythias building in downtown Seymour. PHOTO BY AARON PIPER

Seymour Main Street has identified its next project and is working to secure funds to continue its efforts to revitalize the downtown.

After successfully renovating and selling 112 S. Chestnut St.

this year to local gym Crossfit Seymour, Main Street is beginning the process all over with the former Knights of Pythias building at 103 N. Chestnut St.

“In my opinion, it’s one of the most unique buildings in Seymour,” said Bruce Wynn, chair of Main Street’s economic restructuring committee. “It has a long history, and our goal is to stabilize, secure and keep the integrity of the building for future use.”

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