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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 31, 2003

Governor authorizes Fiscal Year 2003 Capital Dollars
Over $21 million released in statewide capital projects

SPRINGFIELD – After reviewing the capital projects to ensure that they meet his criteria of promoting education, health, public safety or economic development, Gov. Rod Blagojevich today authorized the release of $21,403,896 from the fiscal year 2003 capital funds for more than 35 capital projects throughout Illinois.
 
“These projects will help communities meet some of their critical needs,” said Gov. Blagojevich. The Governor’s Office, CDB and the Governor’s Office of Management and Budget reviewed all projects and gave authorization to precede based on priority. These projects were overseen by the Capital Development Board (CDB), which manages all state construction projects.
 
Following is the list of the 2003 Capital Improvement Projects:
 
CITY
DEPT
PROJECT TITLE
DESCRIPTION
AMOUNT
1.  Alton
 
Human Services
Alton Mental Health Center
 
Replace Roof ‑ Willion Bldg
$364,060
2.  Anna
 
Veteran’s Affairs
Anna Veterans Home
 
Construct Garage
 
$325,000
3.  Baldwin
 
Natural Resources
Kaskaskia River Fish & Wildlife Area
Roof Replacement on Various Structures
$25,000
4.  Brimfield
Natural Resources
Jubilee College State Park
Repair/replace roofing systems
$45,000
5.  Carbondale
State Board of Education
Southern Illinois University
Replace Electrical Feeders
$700,000
6.  Centralia
Human Services
Murray Developmental Center
Roof Replacement
 
$1,790,761
7.  Chicago
CMS
James R. Thompson Center
Rehab Exterior Columns
$1,628,000
8.  Clinton
Natural Resources
Weldon Springs State Park
Upgrade Residence
$40,000
9.  Danville
Natural Resources
Kickapoo State Park
Replace Stairway to Long Pond
$230,000
10. DuQuoin
Agriculture
DuQuoin State Fairgrounds
Upgrade Telecommunications System
$400,000
 
11. Dixon
Human Services
Mabley Developmental Center
Replace Mechanical/ Upgrade Fire
$941,700
12. Grafton
 
 
Natural Resources
Pere Marquette State Park
Replace horse stable pedestrian bridge
$70,000
13. Tinley Park
Human
Services
Madden Mental Health Center
Replace Roofs ‑ 14 Bldgs
 
$2,330,900
14. Kankakee
Human Services
 
Shapiro Developmental Center
a.  Roof Replacement
b.  Sewer Rehab. ‑ South Campus
c.  Plan Renovation of Dietary
d.  Fire Damper Deficiencies
$3,949,500
15. Manteno
Veteran’s Affairs
Manteno Veterans Home
Replace Condensing Units
$324,700
16. Mt. Carmel
Natural Resources
 
 
Beall Woods State Park
Replace Trail Brdiges
$290,000
17. Murphysboro
Natural Resources
Lake Murphysboro State Park
 
Rehab Spillway & Tower
$225,000
18. New Salem
Historic Preservation
Lincoln’s New Salem Historic Site
Provide Electrical at Campgrounds
$120,000
19. Park Forest
Human Services
Ludeman Developmental Center
a.  Replace Furnaces and Ductwork
b.  Replace Roofs: B, D & NH3
$525,000
20. Pickneyville
 
Natural Resources
 
Pyramid State Park & Benton Region V Office Bldg
Repair/Replace Roofing System
$110,000
21. Pontiac
 
Corrections
 
Pontiac Corrctional Center
 
Roofing
 
$381,000
22. Quincy
Veteran’s Affairs
Quincy Veterans Home
 
Construct Bus/Ambulance Garage
$782,000
23. Rockford
Human Services
 
Singer Mental Health Center
 
Renovate Dietary/Stores ‑ Locust Hall
$1,722,175
24. Springfield
 
Central Management Services
Telecom Building
 
Roof Replacement
 
$300,000
25. Springfield
 
Central Management Services
Springfield Computer Facility
Upgrade Computer Room & Bldg Electrical System
$1,050,000
26. Springfield
Historic Preservation
Old State Capitol
Repair Elevators
$405,000
27. Springfield
 
Natural Resources
Conservation World
 
Rehab Buffalo Drive Dam
 
$60,000
28. Springfield
 
 
Revenue
Willard Ice Building
 
 
a. Plan Curtain Wall Rehab
$26,500
30. Tamms
 
Corrections
Tamms Supermax
 
Construct Bar Screen
 
$522,600
31. Utica
 
 
Natural Resources
Starved Rock State Park & Lodge
 
Repair, Replace Roofing Systems
 
$60,000
32. Waukegan
Human Services
Kiley Developmental Center
 
a. Convert Facility to Natural Gas ‑ Phase II
b. Roof Replacement
$1,660,000
 


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