Oakland Community College is auctioning the opportunity to start the demolition of North Park Plaza in Southfield. (Source: Oakland Community College)

Planned ‘Implosion’ Brings 17-Story Southfield Building To The Ground [VIDEO]

It only took eight seconds for the building to come crumbling down, but Mayor Brenda Lawrence said that the implosion was more than just an exciting event.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/14/2014

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Demolition Begins To Make Way For Expanding IKEA In Canton

A building adjacent to an Ikea store in Canton is set to be demolished as part of the Swedish retailer’s plan to expand its lone Michigan location.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/30/2014

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Stirring Final Stage Of Brewster-Douglass Buildings Demolition Documented By Time-lapse, Drone Video

Video cameras documented the . The time-lapse and aerial video shows an up-close view of the wrecking ball and a high reach excavator doing their work.


Mike Duggan speaks at the Fifth Precinct in Detroit. (Photo: Vickie Thomas/WWJ)

Duggan Unites With Maroun Family To Begin Blight Demolition [VIDEO]

Duggan said that he wants to get past the history of an adversarial relationship with the owners of the Detroit International Bridge Companyand move forward working together.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/05/2014

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Historic Detroit Building Being Demolished For Outdoor Adventure Center

A historic building on Detroit’s skyline is coming down to make room for a new Outdoor Adventure and Discovery Center.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/06/2013

Blighted Retirement Home To Be Demolished

“Arnold House has become a terrible eyesore,” said BSEED Deputy Director Raymond Scott.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/05/2013

Genesee Towers, at left. (credit: Wikimedia Commons)

Implosion Planned For Flint’s Tallest Building

Flint’s tallest building soon is expected to be no more

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/24/2013

WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell

Ford Sells 239 Acres At Wixom Assembly Plant

More than 200 acres at Ford Motor Co.’s former Wixom Assembly Plant have been sold.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/06/2013

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City Says 12 Detroit Homes Demolished On Accident

A dozen homes in Detroit have been mistakenly demolished, a city official says.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/05/2013

WWJ Photo, File

Plans Call For 600 Home Demolitions In Flint

Officials plan to demolish 600 vacant homes in Flint starting this week.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/15/2012