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District Detroit, New Red Wings Arena ‘On Time’; 60 Percent Of Contracted Workforce Is From Detroit

This summer’s work included initial ground clearing, utility relocation and earth retention.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/30/2015

(credit: Lauren Barthold/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Implosion Brings Historic Detroit Hotel Crumbling To Ground In Seconds [VIDEO+PHOTOS]

Olympia Development officials say imploding the 13-story building reduces demolition time from three months to one morning.

07/11/2015

Construction on the new Detroit Red Wings arena on June 5, 2015. The historic Park Avenue Hotel (at left) is set to be demolished. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Historic Detroit Hotel Set For Implosion To Make Way For New Red Wings Arena

A piece of Detroit history is set to come crumbling to the ground on Saturday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/10/2015

Construction on the new Detroit Red Wings arena on June 5, 2015. The historic Park Avenue Hotel (at left) is set to be demolished. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Historic Detroit Hotel To Be Imploded To Make Way For New Red Wings Arena

One of two shuttered hotels near the site of the new Detroit Red Wings arena will be imploded next week.

CBS Detroit–07/02/2015

Job-seekers attend a District Detroit job fair at Don Bosco Hall. (credit: Ron Dewey/WWJ)

Job Fair Today For Work Building New Red Wings Arena

“We’re very happy with the individuals that are coming out and the type of experience that we’re getting from Detroiters.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/17/2015

Crews have removed more than 225,000 cubic yards of soil as part of construction of the new Detroit Red Wings arena. (Photo by Edward Cardenas)

How Low Can It Go? New Red Wings Arena To ‘Set The Standard’ For Fan Experience

The deep bowl will also allow the facility to be 20 percent lower than typical arenas, officials said.

CBS Detroit–06/17/2015

Construction on the new Detroit Red Wings arena on June 5, 2015. The historic Park Avenue Hotel (top right) is set to be demolished. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Commission OKs Historic Hotel Demolition For New Detroit Red Wings Arena

Olympia has said demolition of the hotel is needed in order to build a high-capacity loading bay for the arena.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/11/2015

Digital rendering of the new Red Wings arena.

Beyond The Barriers: Sneak Peek At Construction Of New Detroit Red Wings Arena [PHOTOS]

Fans haven’t been able to see any of the progress due to large barricades blocking the $450 million project. But that’s about to change.

CBS Detroit–06/05/2015

This aerial photo shows the planned location of the new Red Wings arena and entertainment complex, downtown Detroit. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Construction Begins On New Red Wings Arena (Video)

Construction crews have started site preparation for the new Detroit Red Wings arena on Woodward in Detroit.

CBS Detroit–04/27/2015

This aerial photo shows the planned location of the new Red Wings arena and entertainment complex, downtown Detroit. (Credit: Bill Szumanski/WWJ Newsradio 950)

Detroit City Council Votes To Approve Rezoning Plan For New Red Wings Arena

This means construction on the site can begin at anytime.

CBS Detroit–04/21/2015

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