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Tag Archives: demolition

CSX committed to demolish unsafe bridges

U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer has secured a commitment from CSX to prioritize the removal of three abandoned and graffiti-ridden railroad bridges in the town of Ogden and village of Spencerport. In addition to the Union Street Bridge at the ...

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Fourth Department — Labor Law — Demolition: Zolfaghari v. Hughes Network

Appellate Division, Fourth Department Labor Law — Demolition Physical Altering of the Structure — Indemnification Zolfaghari v. Hughes Network Systems LLC CA 11-02542 Appealed from Supreme Court, Onondaga County Background: The plaintiff commenced a Labor Law and negligence action seeking damages ...

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Demolition of old swing bridge begins

A demolition crew has started tearing down a 107-year-old railroad swing bridge that spans the Genesee River at the Port of Rochester. Local media reports that the crew worked from boats beneath the Hojack swing bridge on Tuesday while it ...

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Advocates push for saving old Rochester brewhouse

Preservation advocates are trying to convince one of the nation’s oldest breweries to save a 19th-century brewhouse in Rochester that’s targeted for demolition. The Genesee Brewing Co. wants to tear down the massive structure overlooking the Genesee River, saying rehabilitation ...

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Final Photech demo begins

Rochester Mayor Robert J. Duffy on Friday was joined by state Environmental Project Manager Todd Caffoe for the demolition of the last Photech Imaging building on Driving Park Avenue.

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