What is the community and economic impact?

Schools in the city and the region, along with Dickinson State University, will have a new center of learning. The community will have a new park, a hub for activities, and an additional economic engine. The TRPL will be a rare source of pride for all North Dakotans.

The Presidential Library will be a destination attraction for regional, national, and international travelers. The estimated 100,000 visitors expected to be drawn to Dickinson every year include Presidential Library and Roosevelt admirers, family groups, tourists, and bus tours. Local payroll is projected to be more than $2 million annually.