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Terre Haute takes step forward on new downtown hotels

Terre Haute

New hotels at Seventh Street and Wabash Avenue came closer to fruition Wednesday when the Terre Haute Redevelopment Commission voted to authorize the solicitation of offers for property there.

Vigo County OKs $1M in ARPA funds for childcare project

Vigo County

The Vigo County Council approved the expenditure of American Rescue Plan Act funding for a variety of projects Tuesday, the largest being $1 million for Chances and Services for Youth.

Rose Hulman Announces New Surgery Center to be Part of Innovation Grove in Terre Haute

Vigo County

Working together with the Vigo County Council, the Vigo County Commissioners were able to allocate $500,000 of ARPA funds to Rose-Hulman, aiding in other grant opportunities. This initial investment has led to a significant nearly $200 million project that combines engineering and surgical services.

Vigo County Council OKs Several Funding Measures

Vigo County

The Vigo County Council voted Tuesday evening on all of the 29 measures that were presented at last Thursday's sunshine meeting. The Council approved all ARPA funding requests presented at the sunshine meeting.

Renovating City Hall and a New Downtown Hotel Top New ARPA Projects Presented by Mayor Sakbun on Thursday

Terre Haute

One month into office, Mayor Brandon Sakbun has big plans for Terre Haute. The mayor unveiled nine projects that he said would bring the city into the future. The projects would spend the remaining ARPA dollars the city has left.

Vigo County Commissioners Award Two Schools with ARPA Funds

Vigo County

Vigo County Commissioners are giving two local colleges money from the American Rescue Plan fund. On Tuesday, commissioners approved a total of $1 million for two schools. Saint Mary of the Woods College will receive $500,000 for its equine studies program and Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology will receive $500,000 for its Rose-Hulman Ventures program.

Happiness Bag Awarded $750K by County to Build a Bigger Facility

Vigo County

An expansion project for Happiness Bag received its final approval Tuesday.

Thrive West Central awards $442,000 for READI and $685,000 for ARPA

Vigo County

Thrive West Central is continuing to pave the way to the future of sustainable housing with its “Homes for the Future” program. This initiative focuses on producing quality, age-friendly homes throughout West Central Indiana, addressing the region's burgeoning demand for sustainable, future-ready housing.

Read the full press release.

Vigo County Council makes funding adjustments

Vigo County

Tribune-Star Also touches upon Wabash Valley Resources, ARPA fund disbursements. The Vigo County Council on Tuesday evening reallocated money to meet the needs of Adult Protective Services and the Juvenile Justice Center.

Terre Hate Council OKs zoning for 102 townhomes

Terre Haute

Tribune-Star The Terre Haute City Council on Thursday voted unanimously to rezone property southwest of Hulman and Fruitridge Streets in order to make way for the construction of 102 townhomes.