by Michael R. Allen
Demolition of the apartment building at 701 Eastgate began on Monday, October 2 — just a few days after the demolition permit was granted. Spirtas is the wrecking company for the project, which is on a fast schedule and should be complete in a few weeks.
The building was halfway gone on October 3 (Michael R. Allen).
707 Eastgate next door awaits wrecking next week (Michael R. Allen).