Inside the meeting: RICO board members approve demolition of old courthouse

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ROCK ISLAND, Illinois -  In a 15 to 7 vote the Rock Island County Board approved an agreement to say goodbye to the old courthouse Tuesday, July 17.

Inside the meeting space, the board meeting was tense.

Some community members fought to save the building, while board members voted to tear it down.

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