Spoon River College moved one step closer to realizing something that was included in the original plans for its Canton Campus.
Wesley Village plans a $6.25 million bond issue to pay for a number of projects. It would like to use McDonough County's bonding authority.
CEO Shelly Ward says the biggest project is expansion of physical therapy. It will triple the size of the department. The nursing home would offer outpatient physical therapy for the first time.
The Des Moines County Board of Supervisors appears willing to help one of the county’s largest employers.
Representatives of Great River Medical Center have approached the county about issuing $60-million in bonds on the hospital’s behalf.
The money being borrowed would be split between the construction of a new building and to refinance some of the hospital’s previous debt.
The Klein Center nursing facility will have about 160 bed, which is an increase compared to the current structure.