CHAMPAIGN — More than a year before the first car turned a wheel on the brand new I-57 interchange at Curtis Road, a city consultant hailed the more than 600 acres of farmland surrounding it as a rare economic development opportunity.
Listed are permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000. Permits are listed by applicant, description, site and cost.
Verizon/Nicholas Chrisos, Crown Castle International, cell tower antenna at 3101 S. Mattis Ave., $25,000.
DANVILLE — A local task force is recommending demolishing 1,000 housing units in Danville in the next five years — and within three months, applying for funding to demolish the Fair Oaks public housing complex.
Staff writer PAUL WOOD was at the Champaign County Association of Realtors meeting Thursday as leaders of Champaign, Urbana, Mahomet, Savoy and St. Joseph all made presentations about growth in their communities. Three big points from each:
CHAMPAIGN — Another new luxury housing development is in the works on campus, and it got the stamp of approval from the Champaign Plan Commission on Wednesday.
Listed are permits for all commercial and industrial work, all new single-family and multifamily residences and all residential remodeling over $50,000. Permits are listed by applicant, description, site and estimated cost.
Andrew Fell Architecture & Design, alteration to University of Illinois offices at 1819 S. Neil St., Suite B, $36,885.
CHAMPAIGN — The floorplans for the UI's newest residence hall — Wassaja, coming in fall 2016 — will look a lot like those of neighboring Nugent and Bousfield halls.
Individually-controlled air conditioning in each room. Spacious suites.
A sampling of the priciest four-bedroom luxury campus housing units available to UI students this school year:
HERE Champaign, 202 E. Green St.
4-bed, 4-bath penthouse: $1,200/person