Day 19. 30 Days of Biking

The idea was simple. Use other people’s money to erect two buildings on stilts in the floodplain and encourage out-of-town restaurants to set up shop.

And when that didn’t work, city leaders finally decided the buildings had to go.

Better late than never folks, but watch out: You may end up giving the people who live here a view of the Illinois River.

Here’s what I saw when I took my Bike Friday tikit for a short trip down the trail today.

One down, one to go.

About 16incheswestofpeoria

Former bicycle mechanic, current peruser of books, feeder of birds.
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3 Responses to Day 19. 30 Days of Biking

  1. Julian says:

    Wow. Those buildings are not very old. When were they built? How many tenants did they go through? Nothing else could be done with them? What a waste.

    Oh, well — a nice day for a ride, for a change! 🙂

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