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Entries in Q-block (4)

Saturday
Dec152012

Location of Transit Hub on Q-Block Fits with Depot Plan

At their December 4 meeting, the City Council approved a resolution recommending to the Federal Transit Administration (FTA) that the transit hub be located on the city-owned land on the Q-block. Save the Northfield Depot views the co-location of the transit hub facility with the 1888 depot as a step forward in our vision to accomplish much more than preserving a historic building.

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Thursday
Nov292012

Compatibility of Transit Hub and Save the Northfield Depot Project

At the City Council work session this week, the consultants for the Northfield transit hub (WSB & Associates) reported on their assessment that ranked the Q-block as the highest of the three sites considered for the transit hub location. Some observers of the session have expressed concern about the implications the potential selection of the Q-block for the transit hub would have for the Save the Northfield Depot project.

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Wednesday
Oct312012

Laying the Groundwork

After the signing of the agreement with the City of Northfield in June for the transfer of two city lots on the Q-block, the effort to "save the northfield depot" has advanced on many fronts.

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Saturday
Mar242012

City Council Approves Land Purchase Agreement

We have the land for the depot reserved! On Tuesday, March 20, the City Council approved the purchase agreement to sell city land on the Q-Block for $1.

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