Champaign Council Approves Development Deal with Research Park

April 19, 2017

CHAMPAIGN-- Research Park is continuing to grow thanks to the Champaign City Council. They voted 9-0 to approve this development agreement which will help support the infrastructure needed for the construction of the buildings. The Mayor of Champaign, Deb Frank Feinen, has some positive comments as well. She says, "I think the Research Park has been a tremendous economic engine for both the City of Champaign and the community. Continuing to support the Research Park is in everyone's best interest." The Brunswick Innovation Laboratory is the first new tenant that will be opened in the mixed-used building. Learn more about how Brunswick will engage students and provide opportunities to collaborate with University of Illinois researchers, through this link. 

Read more about the expansion and approval on The News Gazette and WILL's websites.