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Grant will fund roof replacements at NIU

Published: Monday, March 25, 2013 5:30 a.m. CST

DeKALB – An Illinois Jobs Now! grant will provide $602,750 to replace the roofs at Northern Illinois University’s Music Building Library and Visual Arts Building.

Sterling Commercial Roofing Company of Sterling was the lowest of five bidders, a news release stated. The work will start in May and finish in August.

Gov. Pat Quinn’s Illinois Jobs Now! construction program encompasses $31 billion and is supporting more than 439,000 jobs over six years, the news release states.

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