115-year-old Moline, Illinois train depot slated for demolition

October 25, 2015

MOLINE, Ill. (AP) – The Illinois Department of Transportation says a 115-year-old train depot in Moline will be demolished next summer.Website Insert Gathering of Professionals 1 copy

The department said in a letter this month to Moline Historic Preservation commissioner Barb Sandberg that it wouldn’t pay to move the depot because of budget cuts and added costs tied to the Interstate 74 bridge and corridor project. The depot must make way for new on- and off-ramps.

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