Will the tree behind John Wood statue be removed?
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Will the tree behind John Wood statue be removed?

Director of Parks Matt Higley said the tree is set for removal this winter. Higley said tree removeal in the district is typically set in the winter unless a tree poses an immediate risk, because the district doesn't have a stanalone forestry crew.

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What was the cold storage business?
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What was the cold storage business?

It looks like you were thinking of the Pure Ice Co., at 1500 Gardner Expressway.

Tell me about the Quanada building
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Tell me about the Quanada building

The building at the northeast corner of 27th and Maine served as Woodland Home, an orphanage that served thousands of children.

Any information on the former mansion at Sixth and Broadway?
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Any information on the former mansion at Sixth and Broadway?

It looks like you are talking about the former Bartlett building at the northwest corner of Sixth and Broadway, though it isn't where the Lampe Hi-Rise is.

What kind of flood damage did riverfront parks sustain in Quincy?
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What kind of flood damage did riverfront parks sustain in Quincy?

After floods on the Mississippi River, Quincy Park District crews typically have to clean up debris, but major floods, which the region saw this spring, more work.

What is the status of the Bob Bangert Park redevelopment?
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What is the status of the Bob Bangert Park redevelopment?

Flood waters this spring and summer made it difficult for much work to move forward in Bob bangert Park, but changes should be noticed in the next month.

With the new capital plan, will Broadway be improved?
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With the new capital plan, will Broadway be improved?

The state has plans to resurface Broadway not only in that area but further west, and this was planned before state lawmakers approved a capital bill this spring.

How come the Quench Buggy isn't used more often?
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How come the Quench Buggy isn't used more often?

The Quench Buggy is a mobile water dispensing trailer that provides eight bottle-filling stations and eight drinking fountains. It provides filtered water, allowing event organizers to cut back on bottled water.

Why has Hamann Lane been neglected?
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Why has Hamann Lane been neglected?

Right now, Hamann Lane between 12th and 18th streets is not slated for resurfacing.

What was the device attached to a traffic light pole at Fourth and Maine?
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What was the device attached to a traffic light pole at Fourth and Maine?

It appears that it was a device used for an ongoing regional transportation study. We went by the intersection and didn't see anything out of the ordinary.

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