Route 66 News

Help requested in re-creating Riviera Roadhouse

Willem Bor of the Netherlands plans to build a miniature of the historic Riviera Roadhouse, which was destroyed by fire in June 2010.

Bor is planning on building the former Gardner, Ill., tavern to 1/50th scale. Here are samples of his work:

Bor hopes to donate this future work to the Illinois Route 66 Hall of Fame and Museum in Pontiac.