Purdue trustees approve multimillion dollar renovation


WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — A multimillion dollar renovation is set to move forward at Purdue.

On Friday, Purdue University trustees approved moving forward on projects to renovate portions of the Hall for Discovery and Learning Research.

The approval to plan, finance, construct and award a construction contract for DLR would renovate the third and fourth floors and related supplemental space.

The main renovations are projected to cost up to $12 million.

Construction is anticipated to start in June 2017 and be complete by May 2018.