STEVENS POINT, WI (WSAU) - Mid State Technical College can now proceed with their Stevens Point relocation project. The former Penney’s wing of Centerpoint Marketplace plus some of the former mall area east of Penney’s has officially changed hands. Stevens Point Community Development Director Michael Ostrowski says the transaction occured this morning. "On Tuesday, the Community Development Authority took action, and this morning, Wednesday, we signed the final paperwork transfering that property to Mid State Technical College so they can get started with their redevelopment plans."
Ostrowski also says the city and the CDA are only awaiting a signature to transfer the former Dunham’s portion of the mall to Sara Investments of Madison for redevelopment.
Demolition of the mall between the Shopko and Dunhams, and Dunhams and Penneys is progressing quickly. The extension of 3rd Street thru the mall is also being worked on.