Courthouse renovation planned

Coroner would get separate building

By Bruce Rushton

The Sangamon County courthouse is scheduled for a $16.7 million makeover that would transform the first and second floors and move the coroner's office into its own building on Dirksen Parkway. The county board on Monday approved $278,000 for design work on the project, with construction expected to begin in November and conclude in the spring of 2023...