The Museum of Transportation possesses some of the best examples of steam engines in the world, but they’ve also taken in other transportation-related lost souls as well. The last remnant of the famous Coral Courts Motel, ignominiously demolished in the… Continue Reading
Starting at the top of Third Street in downtown Burlington, Iowa, I walked down the hill into the heart of the city’s business district. Like most Iowa towns along the Mississippi River, there are steep hills and bluffs rising up… Continue Reading
Now that the street is in, I went back to the 14th Street Mall, now gone and renamed Crown Square. It looks sharp. The best part is I noticed buildings I had never seen before, and buildings I’ve remembered for… Continue Reading
It’s hard to believe how much work has been done on the 14th Street Mall already, considering the shape it was in earlier this year, or late last year, I can’t remember. Update: The renovation is complete as of 2010;… Continue Reading
Update: This storefront and accompanying doors and windows was torn out in late 2013.