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I see they are making a lot of landscaping improvements in front of 820 Monroe (where Lafontsee Gallery is), and also I heard that the ugly electric substation across the street from the Brassworks Building is going to be relocated and the park expanded. Anyone else hear that?

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I heard these rumors 3-4 years ago too. Maybe they are finally going to do it?

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I see they are making a lot of landscaping improvements in front of 820 Monroe (where Lafontsee Gallery is), and also I heard that the ugly electric substation across the street from the Brassworks Building is going to be relocated and the park expanded.  Anyone else hear that?

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Yes, the city had a plan a few years back to reclaim that section of property from Consumers Power to be included in their renovations at 6th Street Park. I think the state was even throwing in some grant money to remove the substation, but it

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Isn't it amazing how we had such little regard for the river a few years ago that we would build a substation there?

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And there is another one about a half mile just north of there along the river.

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