Springfield Chamber interior redesigned with history, aesthetic in mind

ERIN TIERNEY/THE CHRONICLE - Springfield Chamber's longtime executive director Vonnie Mikkelsen stands in the entryway of the newly remodeled, freshly painted Chamber office at 101 S. A St. The redesigned space will allow for better workflow and collaboration efforts, and now offers a more inviting space for community gatherings. Before image of Chamber entrance.

SPRINGFIELD — Just after crossing the Willamette river from Eugene into Springfield, there’s a (pale? bright?) yellow building on the south side of A Street that, in many ways, creates one’s first impression of the city. It . . .