The Bailey House in Champaign.
Jim Meadows/Illinois Public Media
October 28, 2017

Champaign Planning Staff Supports Effort To Save Historic Sites

A Champaign preservation group won round one in an effort to prevent Unit 4 schools from tearing down several historic properties. The district plans to demolish the sites as part of the Champaign Central High school expansion.


A boarded-up house in Champaign's Bristol Place neighborhood.
Jim Meadows/Illinois Public Media
September 29, 2017

Bristol Place Project Awarded Funding As Last Family Moves Out

The last family was scheduled to move out of Champaign’s Bristol Place Friday, as the city and local housing authority prepare the north side neighborhood for redevelopment. Meanwhile, a major funding component for the new development meant to replace the old neighborhood was approved by a state panel in Chicago.


A rendering of the proposed expansion of the Illinois Terminal, and a new hotel conference center to be located in downtown Champaign.
Ratio Architects
July 18, 2017

MTD, Grotelueschen Partner On Development Project

Two proposed developments in downtown Champaign have joined together for what would be the largest conference center in Champaign-Urbana. Developer Hans Grotelueschen has moved his hotel and conference center project a few blocks south from its original proposed location at Washington and Walnut to merge with the planned expansion of the Champaign-Urbana Mass Transit District’s Illinois Terminal.


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