The Wheeling Island Community Association is hosting a town-hall meeting Friday in an effort to preserve this historic structure. State Senator William Ihlenfeld is among those scheduled to be in attendance.

Organizers say this meeting will start a proactive conversation.

The Wheeling City Council has been invited to attend.

The meeting will be held at 6:00 p.m. Friday at the Wheeling Island Christian Church, located at 59 Zane Street.