OxBlue Camera

Author: Administrator | Date: 03/01/2012 | Category: Construction | Comments: 2
Tags: CONSTRUCTION DECK DEMO DEMOLITION OXBLUE PARKING DECK

  As we move forward with construction on Ponce City Market, we’ve decided to document it in a way that we can easily share with our neighbors. We’re working with OxBlue, and have set up a camera that will capture a majority of the progress of the exterior of the building. The camera is currently on top of Deckard’s American Tavern watching the progress of the parking deck being taken down. As construction progresses we’ll move the camera so that it captures a larger range of the building. After construct...


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Parking Deck Demolition

Author: Administrator | Date: 02/15/2012 | Category: Construction | Comments: 6
Tags: CONSTRUCTION DEMOLITION PARKING DECK

  The three story parking deck adjacent to the west side of Ponce City Market was constructed in 1966. Car was king in the 1960’s, and Sears had to be able to provide ample parking for shoppers and employees. The deck provided space for 1,300 cars and replaced the surface parking lot that was original at the opening of the building in the 1920’s. Upon completion of the deck, the main entrance to the Sears building was subsequently moved from Ponce de Leon to Glen Iris Dr. through the parking deck. (bird’s...


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