The Wood River City Council is moving forward with a plan to redevelop the former Lincoln School property on North Wood River Avenue. The city took possession of the property a couple of years ago, and now that the property has been leveled, the city has accepted a Request for Proposals to turn the lot into a subdivision with 10 - 12 houses.
Wood River City Manager Jim Schneider tells The Big Z Lantz Homes of Edwardsville will be doing the work.
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He says there are meetings scheduled today to discuss the layout of the subdivision, and hopes to see construction underway by late summer on two houses.