All gone…

Today, Sunday June 29th, the BMO was/is being demolished. Par for the course for a City that has no planning vision… Photos tomorrow.

Bank Update…

I have driven by the site a few tmes this AM in anticipation of demolition… As of 12:30 there is still no action. A bulldozer is parked on site, as are three union gas trucks. It looks like the gas meter has just been removed (Union Gas Employees were working …

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Death Fences

A good sign that time’s up for a building comes, once you see the death fences pop up. They appeared magically around the Bank of Montreal Building on Wednesday afternoon. I kept watch on Thursday to see what would happen, and by the end of the day the heavy machinery …

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Fireworks

You know that summer has truly arrived in Windsor and Detroit when the fireworks shoot off. Originally planned to coincide with the International Freedom Festival, this was the 50th annual installment of the local celebration. Although the IFF has gone the way of the dodo bird, killed off by Windsor …

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Blue Bell Motel

Located at 2701 Huron Church Rd. is the recently closed Blue Bell Motel. A long time fixture along Huron Church, the owners recently retired and sold out to the Ministry of Transportation, who bought the place up for the future border road expansion. The attached motel was the first to …

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