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TERRE HAUTE -

Indiana State University is putting on hold its plans to demolish two 15-story former residence halls on the Terre Haute campus after a developer proposed taking them over.

University officials had planned a $4 million demolition of the Statesman Towers over the school's winter break.

Indiana State vice president Diann McKee tells the Tribune-Star (http://bit.ly/1bj9YhW ) that's been called off while officials consider the plan from Core Redevelopment of Indianapolis.

McKee declined to give details on the proposal, but said some sort of housing project would be the most suitable use for the towers.

Core Redevelopment's projects include the conversion of the former Bush Stadium baseball field in Indianapolis into an apartment complex.

Information from: Tribune-Star 

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