Conshohocken’s Borough Council to vote on purchasing properties surrounding The Outbound Station

On the agenda for the February 16th meeting of Conshohocken’s Borough Council is the consideration of purchasing four parcels that surround The Outbound Station at 2 Harry Street. These parcels are owned by the estate of Ray Weinman and Weinmann’s son, Mark, the executor of the estate confirmed that the parcels are being sold to the borough at an agreed-to price.

Consider approval of term sheet for purchase of tax map parcel nos. 05-00-03100-00-9, 05-00-11828-00-2, 05-00-04880-00-2, 05-00-02100-00-1, and authorize expenditure of funds for title report for same

The Borough of Conshohocken was seeking to eminent domain the parcel that consists of The Outbound Station but removed that potential action from the agenda.

The question is now whether the borough will fully drop the effort to eminent domain The Outbound Station. The owners, Joe and Barbara Collins, have been steadfast in stating they are not interested in selling.

More to come.