Saturday, December 08, 2012

Reno, Nevada train depot added to the National Register of Historic Places

"Train depot eyed as historical center: Designation boosts preservation efforts" by Emerson Marcus, © Gannett Reno Gazette Journal, Dec. 8, 2012. (News Article)

" ... the historical heart of Reno lies in a train depot at the corner of Center Street and Commercial Row. ... Last month, the eastern wing of the building, now named the Southern Pacific-Amtrak Railroad Depot, was added to the National Register of Historic Places. And, the city of Reno has plans to develop it into a heritage center as part of its revitalization effort for the eastern portion of downtown. ... " [More]

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