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October 15th, 2010 Depot is rededicated after major work to restore it.

 

August 10th, 2005 President Bush signs the Transportation Bill.

 

July 29th, 2005 - a revised version of the Transportation Bill passes both the Senate and the House of Representatives, providing $2.5 million for the depot.

 

February 3rd, 2005 - The depot committee starts a $700,000 fund raising drive.

 

April 2nd, 2004 - Highway bill with funds to help restore the depot passes the House of Representatives.

 

March 12th, 2003 - The depot made it onto the list of the 10 most endangered historical sites in Illinois.

 

July, 2002 -  Work on the roof is completed.

 

March 1st, 2002 - Depot listed on National Register of Historic Places.

 

July 10th, 2001 - Grant received from the Great American Station Foundation.

 

June 21st, 2001 - First meeting of the Project Depot committee.

 

April 17th, 2001 the City took a final vote to proceed with purchase of the depot.

 

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