Note: We’ve added a long-form aerial demolition video (our first ever) to the bottom of this story.
A few days before demo crews began tearing down the strip center at 2905 Travis St., the lone encroachment on the Midtown Superblock’s otherwise longstanding perfect record of vacancy, reader and neighboring property owner Adam Brackman captured this aerial tour of the site, which never veers from the Downtown (north) view.
What’s happened to Superblock since? Pics sent in from another reader show last week’s demo in progress:
Plus the arrival of chain link, to fill out those empty poles.
and more crews:
Update, 12:45: Hot off the drone (Brackman took the footage last Friday), here’s 15 minutes or so of the strip center demolition, as seen from above:
- Previously on Swamplot: Stuff Is Happening Now on the Midtown Superblock
Videos: Adam Brackman. Photos: Brent Kyle Higgins