This week I had to dig to find progress on the demolishing of the Former
Kirksville Arts Building. Though no one has told me, I can make some
assumptions, like everyone else.
This picture above shows the leaning North Wall toward Pickles Abstract,
the white building. The next picture shows closer what a mess the electric
wiring provides, to work around.
This could actually be a good reason to re-build elsewhere.
I notice that a 6-inch layer of sand has been poured on the whole south
sidewalk, I am assuming to protect the sidewalk from falling detritus.
And the bales of straw are protecting the drain from the sand, it seems to me.
By standing level with the third floor, I am able to show you a glimpse
into the inside of the building. The wood wall with the door which we are
looking at was part of the hallway on the third floor, and the door opened
into an office area.
This image shows many multiple layers. The first door on the left shows
the room behind is completely filled with bricks, third floor.
To the right and mid area of the image you see the white building which is
The next building over, of brick, must be the dance studio. Then you can
see, top right corner of image, is the back of Beard’s Decor, and on across
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