Capital investment renovations to bring jobs

Published 08/07 2014 05:52PM

Updated 08/07 2014 06:16PM

DANVILLE -- The old arena is due to learn some new tricks. Thursday, Governor Pat Quinn announced a sizable investment for the David S. Palmer Arena. The capital investment amounts to $850,000 to be used for modernizing and renovating the arena. General manager Peter Blackmon says it will go a long way to fix the old building. The new renovations will also help open new jobs for the city.

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