Civitas” Sets Up Shop in Downtown Urbana

December 17, 2003

In a Main Street storefront that once housed a ballet studio, University of Illinois students have opened a workshop for ideas. Design students and faculty will make the new Civitas design center into a hub for their work on restoring and enhancing downtown areas and improving what they call "urbanism." Graduate student Genevieve Borich (left) showed AM 580's Tom Rogers through the site.

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