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Marion’s ‘streetscape’ job to start building in April

MARION — The city’s extended-predicted, Uptown-transforming streetscape task is gearing up to start building this spring.

The challenge, approximated to price $6.5 million, has been in the creating for a decade. Other huge creating jobs in the place have started or are about to, making for a series of variations anticipated to change Uptown.

Marion Group Advancement Director Tom Treharne explained perform is prepared to begin in late April.

“We’ve always mentioned we just can’t do it till Sixth Avenue is completed,” he said, but that was not finished in 2020. “ … It should be paved in the spring.”

Sixth Avenue at this time stops at 22nd Road with a chunk remaining to be paved to join it to a roundabout wherever Seventh Avenue connects around 26th Avenue.

A new Marion Public Library has broken ground and is underway throughout the avenue from the existing library.

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