Plans for Normal’s Trail East building demolition pushed to October

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NORMAL, Ill.– Officials remain optimistic as the uptown Trail East project has been pushed back gain.

However, The Pantagraph reports that the $30 million five-story mixed-use building will open in 2020 as scheduled. Demolition of building at 104, 106 and 108 E. Beaufort St, where Trail East will be located, is now set for October.

Afni, Farnsworth Group, Illinois State University and Windy City Wieners have agreed to use space in the building, The Pantagraph reports, which also will include apartments on the fourth and fifth floors. Bush officials said this spring the building was already 85 percent rented.

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