Monday, July 28, 2008

Wrecking Cincinnati, 7/28/08

4323 Glenway Ave, West Price Hill
DOB: 1916*
Died: July 2008
Cause of death: Original structure demolished in anticipation of the opening of a new $15 million, 75,310-square-foot school. A 2001 Ohio School Facilities Commission (OSFC) assessment found that the old building was not ADA compliant, lacked a sprinkler system, and lacked adequate parking and school bus loading zones. The building was classified as "borderline" and recommended for replacement.

Photo credit: OSFC/DeJong & Associates, Inc.

* The date of Carson School's construction has also been listed as 1912.