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Downtown Plaza Demolition

Demolition on the Downtown Plaza began Friday, Aug. 1, 2014. These photos track the process of the demolition.

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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Demolition at the Downtown Plaza on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2014. Construction crews are making progress.

    KFBK/Joe Michaels
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    Visible demolition on the Downtown Plaza begins today, Aug. 13, 2014.

    Photo: Mike Simpson/KFBK
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    Visible demolition on the Downtown Plaza begins today, Aug. 13, 2014.

    Photo: Mike Simpson/KFBK
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    Visible demolition on the Downtown Plaza begins today, Aug. 13, 2014.

    Photo: Mike Simpson/KFBK
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    Visible demolition on the Downtown Plaza begins today, Aug. 13, 2014.

    Photo: Mike Simpson/KFBK
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    Crews offloading equipment for demolition of Downtown Plaza in Sacramento.

    Photo: Tim Lantz/KFBK
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    Workers cover a bus stop sign during demolition of Sacramento's Downtown Plaza.

    Photo: Tim Lantz/KFBK
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    Crews offloading equipment for demolition of Downtown Plaza in Sacramento.

    Photo: Tim Lantz/KFBK
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    Crews offloading equipment for demolition of Downtown Plaza in Sacramento.

    Photo: Tim Lantz/KFBK
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    Crews offloading equipment for demolition of Downtown Plaza in Sacramento.

    Photo: Tim Lantz/KFBK
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    Mayor Kevin Johnson, Kings mascot Slamson, and Kings President Chris Granger address workers and other during demolition ceremony at Downtown Plaza in Sacramento.

    Photo: Tim Lantz/KFBK
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    Mayor Johnson just arriving at the Downtown Plaza demo.

    Photo: Tim Lantz/KFBK
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    Kings mascot Slamson arrives on the construction site.

    Photo: Tim Lantz/KFBK
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    Workers hauling in chain link fencing to surround demo site at Sacto's Downtown Plaza. Work finally underway.

    Photo: Tim Lantz/KFBK
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    Purple hard hats set out for Demo ceremony at Downtown Plaza in Sacto.

    Photo: Tim Lantz/KFBK
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    Construction workers arriving the demo ceremony at Downtown Plaza.

    Photo: Tim Lantz/KFBK
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    Mayor Kevin Johnson greets construction crews at the Downtown Plaza.

    Photo: Mike Simpson/KFBK
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    Time to rally the troops. "Your kids will be so proud of what you're building here today," Mayor Kevin Johnson said.

    Photo: Mike Simpson/KFBK
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    The purple Kings construction helmets on site of the Downtown Plaza demolition.

    Photo: Mike Simpson/KFBK