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Final wall comes down at Sunset Bowl

Posted by Geeky Swedes on January 25th, 2010

A handful of people watched as three pieces of heavy equipment pushed the final wall of Sunset Bowl over.

Work on the demolition started last Wednesday. Avalon, the development company who owns the land plans to build an apartment complex on the site.

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8 reader comments so far ↓

  • 1 Rob // Jan 25, 2010 at 11:12 pm

    where's the cheering?

  • 2 sparky107 // Jan 26, 2010 at 1:35 am

    “Tim-beeeeeer!” Wow- that is very cool.
    And Rob, you can just barely hear the cheering in the background over the squeaking of those 'dozers.

  • 3 cameronplommer // Jan 26, 2010 at 3:25 am

    Better be some sweet condos for me to be cool with Sunset officially gone.

  • 4 BarneyRubble // Jan 26, 2010 at 6:34 am

    Apartments…

  • 5 ballardissmallilikeanonymity // Jan 26, 2010 at 6:39 am

    “Oh, look, there's a sketchy and permanently planted RV behind that wall!”

  • 6 sdrake1958 // Jan 26, 2010 at 3:19 pm

    In an area chock full of “progressives” there certainly is a lot of concern over this building coming down. What part of progress isn't good here? In 10 years will anybody give a rats ass? Does merely living here in Seattle give us magical powers of whining? How many here are getting into their 56 Chevs, driving to work, listening to their 8-track players? )) )Jepordy music while I wait…………

  • 7 onederfullone // Jan 26, 2010 at 4:40 pm

    Jeopardy.
    RIP Sunset.
    Not whining, but definately sad.
    And definately, absolutley, not a progressive.

  • 8 Greydon_Clark // Jan 26, 2010 at 9:37 pm

    People from all walks of life enjoy bowling. I suspect this will be true in ten years.

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