The demolition area is surrounded by Newstead Avenue to the west, West Finney Avenue to the south, Whittier Street to the east, and Cozens Avenue to the north.
The city says the buildings are dangerous, vacant, and have been condemned. The hope the area can be revitalized now once the buildings area gone. Ranken has already committed nearly $10 million in redevelopment to the neighborhood.
— Maggie Crane (@newsformaggie) June 9, 2014