The only question was the extent of the property use, he said.
The foundation has provided the town with evidence the property was being used for educational purposes, Norman said.
The institute is already moving forward, even without walls.
Kristina Ellis is serving as education director for the institute.
“We have a ton of field trips scheduled for March,” Wright said yesterday. “We have also hired a team of four Notre Dame High School interns to work with Kristina.”