RGH prepares for implosion of St. Ann's tower
Posted at: 07/18/2012 12:20 PM
Rochester General Hospital is preparing for an implosion of the St. Ann’s tower.
Officials at St. Ann’s plan to implode the circular housing tower located on its campus off Portland Avenue, directly across from Rochester General Hospital. The implosion will happen approximately at 10:00a.m. on Saturday July 28. Public viewing of the implosion will not be permitted from the Rochester General campus.
Access to Rochester General Hospital will be limited, but available at all times before, during and after the implosion. Access to and from the RGH campus will be restricted to the Carter Street entrance located south of Route 104. Visitors will need to use the Carter Street Garage as the Portland Avenue Garage will closed starting Friday July 27 at 2:30pm. The Portland Avenue Garage is expected to reopen on Saturday at noon.