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Aldermen approve $5.9 million TIF dollars for new YMCA

Originally posted on July 18th, 2018 Fox Illinois by Em Nguyen   SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (WICS, WRSP) — Tuesday, Springfield aldermen unanimously approved millions of dollars to pour into redevelopments for the new YMCA. Springfield aldermen said this multi-million-dollar project will reenergize the town. The $5.9 million TIF dollars is one of the largest TIFs approved in…


YMCA of Western North Carolina expands … with no construction necessary

Originally posted on July 10th, 2018 WLOS by WLOS staff BLACK MOUNTAIN, N.C. (WLOS) — The YMCA of Western North Carolina now owns a fitness club in Black Mountain. Cheshire Fitness Club, a 17,000-square-foot facility, includes a fitness area, indoor pool, racquetball court and child care space. The previous owners are retiring and said they thought…


Wichita Falls YMCA Bartley branch growing forward with new gymnastics center

Originally published 3:18pm on June 23, 2018 Times Record News by Christopher Walker One local YMCA branch is moving forward on the newest portion of its $14-million capital project. YMCA Mission Advancements Director Noel Filer and Joe Cronin, gymnastics director, gushed with words of encouragement when discussing the project at the Bill Bartley branch. “It’s…