“Stalled bond sales delay Metro Centre; Lawsuit filed” – May 1978, April 1978

Source: Rockford Morning Star 5/17/1978

Source:  Rockford Morning Star 4/11/1978

“Metro tax endorsed by council” – April 1978

Source: Rockford Morning Star 4/4/1978; by Tom Schafer

“Metro tax endorsed by council” – 4-4-1978

Source: Rockford Morning Star 4/4/1978; article by Tom Schafer

“White: City Not Ready for Metro Centre” – 2/15/1978

Source: Rockford Morning Star 2/15/1978

“Civic Center financing asked” and also “Vets’ protests is ridiculous. mayor claims” – Oct., 1974

Vets’ protest article continues below

Source:  “Civic center financing asked”  from Rockford Morning Star, 10/1/1974

“Vets’ protest is ridiculous, mayor claims”  from “Rockford Register-Republic 10/8/1974

also found in Rockfordiana: Municipal Centers-1, pp 66 and 67

 

“City Leases parking lot to Shriners” – 1974, Tebala Towers

Source: Rockford Morning Star Nov. 19, 1974