Marion’s main artery reopens to traffic as project continues

Phase 1 of Marion's Central Corridor Project took a big step forward when Seventh Avenue reopened a week before Christmas. Improvements include more parking and ADA compliance. CREDIT BEN DAVIS/THE MARION CHOCOLATE SHOP

Although it may be hard to imagine a sunny summer festival during the cold of winter, Marion officials and business owners are anxious for the snow to melt to show off their brand-new streetscape. After more than a decade of planning and six months of torn-up roads and sidewalks, the first phase of the Central […]

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