Saturday, October 2, 2010
Inside the Footprint Last Evening #5
Children play on a pile of sandy fill along Cleveland Avenue where three houses once stood. All three homes have been moved off site, along with the house that once occupied the foreground of the shot. The side of the S.W. Green Mansion at 219 S. Miro appears at right - various parties are still in discussion in an effort to save the house.
Expropriated by LSU for the VA, the former Pan-Am or City Hill Annex building dominates the skyline. It will be incorporated into the final VA Hospital design. Crews have begun working on the upper floors and roof as of late: