By: Diane Benjamin
Remember when Normal’s Town Council was giddy over handing money to a developer for a Portillos? Normal was going to be a destination – people would drive to Normal from all over Central Illinois! People traveling the interstates would go out of their way for a Portillos hot dog!
Champaign is going to open before Normal. They are hiring now:
Courtesy of the same folks who think driving to the second floor of a parking garage to drop of train passengers is a good idea.
(Don’t forget, Champaign didn’t give them a dime to build there)