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Guest Column written by Kristen Cloutier, President of Lewiston City Council

 

2 days ago  LEWISTON — Central Maine Medical Center would move its sports medicine and weight management offices to Bates Mill No. 5 and open a …
2 days ago  They have plans to move into Bates Mill No. 5, background, and are committed to a 3,000-square-foot bakery and another 7,000 square feet for …
2 days ago  LEWISTON — Developer Tom Platz’s Bates Mill will get to hold onto its option to buy Bates Mill No. 5for $1 and spend $70 million to redevelop …
Sep 3, 2015  Developer Tom Platz said he hopes to start securing financing for the Bates Mill No. 5redevelopment in Lewiston in early 2016 and to start …
Aug 27, 2015  Mill 5 consultant’s report: Rethink food hub idea for redevelopment. SUN JOURNAL FILE PHOTO. File photo of Bates Mill No. 5. KATHRYN …
Feb 24, 2015  1912 to 1913: Bates Mill No. 5 constructed. The building was made without using combustion engines and all work was done through human or …
Feb 18, 2015  The biggest part of the plan could be the redevelopment of historic Bates Mill No. 5. Wallace has plans for an aquatics center with a …
Aug 1, 2014  Today’s Double Take set of photos involves Bates Mill No. 5, under construction on April 23, 1913. On April 23, 2014, 101 years later, Sun …
May 12, 2014  Carol Gillis of Harriman Associates in Portland, takes photographs in the top floor of Bates Mill #5 Monday night with a group of architects and …
Sep 30, 2013  … 2013 at 4:24 pm. LEWISTON — Downtown’s iconic Bates Mill Building No. 5 may have a purpose — and a saviour in developer Tom Platz.
Jul 30, 2013  LEWISTON — The group hoping to save Bates Mill No. 5 will host a discussion Wednesday night at the Lewiston Public Library.

Bates Mill No. 5 Tour, Lewiston, Maine – YouTube

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Osb8HeAnJc4
Apr 5, 2013 – Uploaded by Erica Dostie

Knock down or build up? This has been the much debated question in our community. We were fortunate to be …

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Osb8HeAnJc4

Mar 8, 2013  A plan from local group Grow L+A that would break up the Bates Mill Building No. 5 into a number of different uses, including retail, residential, …
Dec 30, 2012  LEWISTON — James Mangrum talks about Bates Mill No. 5 in grand terms, as a reflection of “a lost era of productivity” and a “torch that’s being …

What to do with Bates Mill #5 – YouTube

www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZSKNSw9ziRk
Jan 7, 2012 – Uploaded by Sun Journal

Lewiston Maine city officials and residents tour Bates Mill #5 to see for themselves how bad the building has …

Dec 30, 2011  The Sun Journal project on the future of Bates Mill No. 5 started two months ago with more than 70 suggestions — readers’ visions for the …
Nov 17, 2011  What do you want to see in Bates Mill No. 5? If you think the old mill is ready to go , what do you want to see in its place? Be as grandiose or as …