Cheney reviews EWU recycling center, depot demolition applications
Burlington Northern Santa Fe depot built in 1927 once recommended for listing on national historical registry
Unique styling to this area, the Cheney train depot was built at the request of former Washington governor and Cheney Mayor Clarence Martin.
The city of Cheney has issued notices of mitigated determinations of non-significance on a pair of project applications: one for a new recycling center at Eastern Washington University and the other for demolition of the former Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railroad's depot on Front Street downtown.
Neither application requires a public hearing, and both have comment periods open through April 3.
Eastern's proposed recycling center would be built near Central Stores and the Surbeck Services Building along Washington Street north of Roos Field. The estimated $900,000 construction cost would a...
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