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The future of the old elementary school has been a question for the city of Morris since the city purchased the building in 2005. On Tuesday, the Morris City Council approved a plan for demolishing the building and opened the project up for bids. The council will likely make a decision on the bids at their meeting on March 26.

City seeks bids for old school demolition


MORRIS -- After more than eight years of discussion about re-use and redevelopment, the Morris City Council has moved one step closer to tearing down the old elementary school at their meeting Tuesday by approving plans for demolition and issuing a call for bids.

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Kim Ukura is the editor of the Morris Sun Tribune.