Published: Friday, July 28, 2017 @ 3:25 PM
By: Breaking News Staff
More than six months after fire destroyed the old Hewitt Soap Factory on Linden Avenue, the city will close the road for up to a month so crews can demolish the charred facility.
“Linden Avenue between Davis Avenue and Hamilton Avenue will be closed to traffic beginning Monday, July 31,” the city said in a statement. “The closure results from the demolition of the former Hewitt Soap Factory.”
The city said it plans to post a detour for motorists.
The soap factory was damaged during a large fire at the building on Dec. 22.
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