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Marina District smoke stacks set for demolition

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A major change to the landscape of the Marina District is coming. Two of the three smoke stacks on the east side are set to come down and in dramatic fashion.

Crews are in place for the implosions at the former Toledo Edison steam plant. The stacks are coming down for good Wednesday afternoon.

The project is a major undertaking. Crews have been prepping the site since last week. They want to make sure everything is ready and in place before the detonation.

Crews have drilled holes and placed dynamite in strategic locations meant to control how the structures fall.

A wrap at the bottom made of chain link fencing and a special material that will keep debris from flying.

13abc will have complete team coverage of the demolition. We’ll broadcast live from the Marina District during our noon newscast and bring you the implosion live as it happens. We'll also stream the demolition live at 13abc.com/live.

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