College Avenue and the sidewalk that parallels it has been undergoing a major facelift this year. The project includes a complete reworking of the sidewalk and overlay of the pavement. Alton Public Works Director Bob Barnhart tells The Big Z the work has been moving right along.
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The total cost of the project comes in at just under $1-million, with the city on the hook for a little less than half of the cost. Barnhart says he is hopeful the entire project will be done by the end of the month.