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February 22, 2019 - 10:22 PM

Chanute train depot needs work

CHANUTE — Several projects will be required to keep the old Chanute train depot in good shape, city and library leaders said, as reported in The  Chanute Tribune. The building houses the library and the Martin and Osa Johnson Safari Museum. The capstone, gutters and exterior trim need an estimated $11,468 in repairs. Heating, ventilation and air conditioning work is expected to cost $250,000. Four restrooms need a facelift at an estimated cost between $25,000 to $30,000 for each restroom.