West Bloomington Demolition Clears Way For Construction Of New Grocery Store By Charlie Schlenker & Christopher Stoinev • Jul 10, 2020 West Market Street Council / Facebook The demolition of the former Fox Plaza in on Bloomington's west side has cleared the way for construction of the new Market Street Plaza. Economic Tool For Developing Nations In Play In Bloomington By Charlie Schlenker • Jan 28, 2020 Facebook / WBRP The West Bloomington Revitalization Project wants to build the economy with teeny tiny loans. West Market Street Council Reaches Agreement To Buy Plaza For Grocery Store By Darnysha Mitchell • Aug 30, 2019 Ryan Denham / WGLT The West Market Street Council announced Friday it has reached an agreement to buy a west Bloomington shopping plaza in hopes of building a space for a new grocery store and other businesses. West Bloomington Housing Collaborative Ends $1.5 Million Project By Mary Cullen • Jun 24, 2019 Mary Cullen / WGLT Nearly five years after receiving funds, the West Bloomington Housing Collaborative (WBHC) has ended its $1.5 million housing project. Bloomington Community Welcomes Stop The Violence Project To Sunnyside Park By Tiffani Jackson • Jun 17, 2019 Tiffani Jackson / WGLT We’ve all heard that it takes a village to raise a child. Still, there’s another African proverb about community: The child who is not embraced by the village will burn it down to feel its warmth. West Market Street Council Tries To Water A Food Desert By Charlie Schlenker • Jun 12, 2019 West Market Street Council / Facebook Ending the food desert that stretches from the west Bloomington Walmart to the Main Street Kroger is a priority for the West Market Street Council. Heartland Brings ‘Bridge to Workplace’ To West Bloomington By Darnysha Mitchell • Feb 4, 2019 Heartland Community College is now offering a new program at the Western Avenue Community Center to help Bloomington residents who aren’t native English speakers gain the skills needed to succeed in the workplace. Boys & Girls Club To Make Pitch For Expansion At City Park By Ryan Denham • May 12, 2018 City of Bloomington / Boys & Girls Club The Bloomington City Council will hear about a plan Monday night to allow the Boys & Girls Club of Bloomington-Normal to erect a new, larger building at a west-side park.