Downtown demolition launches student housing project

Construction Crews worked to demolish an old building along Wabash Avenue in Terre Haute to make way for a new retail and Indiana State University housing complex.
Construction Crews worked to demolish an old building along Wabash Avenue in Terre Haute to make way for a new retail and Indiana State University housing complex.

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) – Construction crews were on site Tuesday at 5th Street and Wabash Avenue in Terre Haute to launch the beginning of a student housing revamp project. The demolition will make room for new housing for Indiana State University students.

The project, which is expected to cost around $17 million will offer first floor retail space and student living accommodations above. Thompson Thrift and Indiana State University proposed the project and the overhaul originally projected to house 230 Indiana State University students.

 

 

 

 

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