A long awaited demolition of the walkway overpass spanning West 12th Street is now set to begin early Friday morning.
A newly released schedule from the Redevelopment Authority shows actual overpass demolition will begin at 12:01 on Friday morning.
If all goes well crews hope to reopen 12th Street both ways between Cherry and Poplar by 3 p.m. Friday afternoon.
Crews will set up the detours and cover the signage on Wednesday and Thursday.
For decades the walkway connected the former Erie Malleable Iron building to Modern Industries.
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