November 02, 2012
the mountains? The Bavarian themed architecture? Or is it the hulking grey monstrosity on highway 2, the long
abandoned warehouse that was once the Leavenworth Fruit Company?
building date back decades, yet all those plans have fallen through. Until now.
bought the warehouse property, and they are tearing it down to make way for much needed new parking spaces. Well,
actually, Pipkin Construction is doing the demolition, and this week it began in earnest.
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warehouse finally coming down, Isaac Kaplan-Woolner met with Leavenworth’s City Administrator Joel Walinski
to watch heavy machinery begin to tear through concrete and steel. Walinski said final plans for parking are still
being discussed, but the warehouse should be down and cleared out within a few