South College Avenue makeover plans boosted by $200,000 commitment from Midtown BID

Efforts that will eventually lead to a makeover of Fort Collins’ South College Avenue took a major step forward this week with a $200,000 commitment from the Midtown Business Improvement District. 

The 4-year-old district, which receives a portion of property taxes from business owners within the district, will use the funds to begin drawing up construction documents for improvements along South College between Drake Road and Boardwalk Drive. 

The district has big plans to make Midtown a destination that’s as distinct as Old Town. It is starting with improvements to South College Avenue, also known as U.S. Highway 287.

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