2009, the Will County Historical Society's frontier village was evicted from their
site in downtown Lockport and the station and rest of the village was placed in
storage on the north side of town.
new site was selected between 2nd and 3rd Streets in Lockport, located between
the I&M Canal and the former Chicago & Alton tracks.
17, 2011, the Will County Historical Society Heritage Festival took place
in Lockport to raise awareness and money for the placement and restoration of
the settlement buildings.