State Funding Released For WIU’s Performing Arts Center

wiu performing artsThe state of Illinois is announcing the release of $60-million for the construction of Western Illinois University’s The Center for Performing Arts in Macomb. State Representative Norine Hammond says the state has not funded a new building on the WIU campus in Macomb since the school’s library in the 1970’s.

Construction is anticipated to begin in the spring of 2015.