Santa Fe Depot

Requires Local Match
7:21 am
Tue June 24, 2014

Keokuk Depot Lands Challenge Grant

The Keokuk Union Depot is in line for a new roof if it can raise enough money to match a challenge grant.

The effort to restore the Keokuk Union Depot is getting some outside help.

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Bids Early Next Year
9:10 pm
Thu October 10, 2013

FM Depot Platform to be Built

Santa Fe Depot in downtown Fort Madison

Fort Madison will soon begin the final phase of the renovation of the former Santa Fe Depot in Riverview Park.

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Railroad Looking to Move Downtown
6:07 pm
Wed May 1, 2013

Platform Length Delaying Amtrak in FM

The Santa Fe Depot in Fort Madison's Riverview Park

The hurdle that Fort Madison must clear to bring passenger rail service to Riverview Park is getting shorter.

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Museums Reopen After Construction
9:26 pm
Tue November 13, 2012

NCLHS Expects Busy Season

Fort Madison's AT&SF Depot Complex

The North Lee County Historical Society is anticipating a busy holiday season now that its downtown museums are back open for business.

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Depot to Honor Late Mayor
10:24 pm
Wed August 29, 2012

Fort Madison Clearing Way for Amtrak

Fort Madison continues to clear the way for Amtrak to move its operations across town to the former Santa Fe Depot in Riverview Park.

The North Lee County Historical Society has a lease in place, through 2040, that allows it to use the complex for display and storage.

That agreement has now been amended.

City Manager Byron Smith says the historical society has agreed to relinquish the eastern 2/3 of the main building.  He says the organization will also make more space available if requested by Amtrak in the future.

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