The Taylorville Fire Department has determined that the fire at The Landing, formerly known as Mity’s Pub at 400 South Spresser was incendiary. An incendiary fire is a fire intentionally ignited under circumstances where the person knows the fire should not be ignited. The investigation is still ongoing by the Illinois State Fire Marshal. Anyone with any information on the fire is encouraged to call the statewide hotline at 1-800-252-2947. That information will be forwarded to the Agent handling the case.
The building was determined to be a total loss. The fire occurred on the morning of February 22nd.