Site cleared for police station
As the wrecking ball slammed into it again and again, you could feel the ground rumble from several feet away.
Alexandria's old sewer plant along 3rd Avenue West was demolished Wednesday.
It wasn't easy work. The circular building's thick concrete walls and rebar didn't give in without a fight but they finally came tumbling down.
The old park department building will also be torn down soon.
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