Save Our Station organization formed
Group hopes to save Cheney’s 85-year-old Northern Pacific depot from demolition
A group of Cheney residents are getting together to send an SOS to the community.
SOS as in “Save Our Station,” a private sector, grassroots effort to save Cheney’s former Northern Pacific train station from an approaching wrecking ball. The group held a preliminary meeting Tuesday, April 15 and is planning a public meeting Thursday, May 1 at 5:30 p.m. at the Cheney library meeting room to discuss larger plans.
The current owners of the station built in 1929, Burlington Northern Santa Fe, have applied for a demolition permit with the city. The application’s comment period ended Apri...