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619 Western in 1917
Aw, crap. It looks like the 619 Western building may be razed
. I love this old building and hanging out there at all the gallery/workspace parties on First Thursday. I raise a plastic glass of Charles Shaw merlot (for $1 donation) to you, 619.
From CityArts blog:
According to an email sent to the building’s tenants earlier today by a representative of WSDOT, due to safety concerns, they are recommending the building be demolished.
“While this was not an easy conclusion to reach, we believe it is the best for the safety of the tenants, visitors to the building, and construction workers,” the email read
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