2000 Fall

The debate begins

In the late summer and fall the debate on what the fate of the abandoned rail line began in earnest. News articles began to appear in local papers with increasingly polarized positions. The municipalities were bing lobbied by all sides. 

St Paul Journal August 24 2000 p 5

St Paul Journal August 24, 2000 p 5

September 2000

September 2000

Lakeland September 28, 2000 p 5

Lakelander October 19, 2000 p 9

Fall 2000 Workshop Poster