University Street in Normal closed for fire department training

By WEEK Producer

University Street in Normal closed for fire department training

August 28, 2013 Updated Aug 28, 2013 at 2:08 PM CDT

NORMAL, Ill. – Motorists should expect periodic closures of University Street at the intersection of Virginia Avenue next week.

The Normal Fire Department will be conducting live fire training at an apartment building slated for demolition.

The property, 702 W. Virginia Avenue, is owned by Advocate Bromenn Regional Medical Center.

The fire department will host training on Sept. 4 from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. and again Sept. 5 and Sept. 6 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. University Street will be closed to through traffic during these times.