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Officials with the city of Anderson are proposing a new Ivy Tech Community College campus be located downtown, instead of the spot previously announced by the college. Anderson is offering two alternatives. One is in a former shopping center and the other is a location Mayor Kevin Smith says would save Ivy Tech on development costs, compared to the present plan. The city estimates it would cost more than $8 million for the location close to the interstate, while the paper reports Ivy Tech East Central Region Chancellor Andy Bowne believes infrastructure costs would total about $1 million. He adds that final state approval is slated for the end of next month if the school is to be open by its 2015 target.
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The USDA now says a beef recall is larger than first suspected. The agency says the tainted beef from California reached over 30 states – including Indiana. The beef was sold throughout 36 businesses across the state and a few here in EC Indiana including Harvest Supermarket in Anderson, Strough’s Super Market in Fortville and […]10.03.14
Daytime construction begins in Frankton today. Crews will be working on a combined pavement and enhancement project along State Road 128/Sigler Street. During daytime hours, Sigler will be restricted to a single lane between Center Street and 11th Street.10.03.14
More improvements are planned for Muncie’s downtown. The Muncie Sanitary District has signed off on an agreement to work with the City on downtown projects; mainly infrastructure improvements in a five-block area of Walnut Street — between Main and Charles streets — where improvements to sanitary sewers are also planned. The agreement also requires the […]