Tuesday, May 3, 2016

A Town Struggles to find Alternative Uses for Campus of a Closed College

Katie Rohman, managing editor of the Washington County Enterprise and Pilot Tribune has several interesting articles where she interviews various people involved with efforts to develop the campus of the former Dana College in Blair, Nebraska.  

Rohman and her papers certainly deserve commendation for their reporting over the past couple of years and their service to the community struggling to deal with the reality of their situation.  The latest articles,"Interest in Dana campus remains," and "Dana's developer speaks out," highlight the difficulties of marketing and maintaining a campus.

You can also review previous posts on the College History Garden since the July 2010 announcement that Dana would close: