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Acme Boiler Building Implosion

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Crews prepare to implode the boiler No. 16 building that was part of the old Toledo Edison ACME power plant on Front Street in the Marina District.

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The structure begins to fall Friday morning.

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Demolition of the old Toledo Edison power plant on the east side is part of a revitalization project.

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The boiler building implodes.

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Boiler No. 16 building crumbles.

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Dust and rubble spew from the implosion at the ACME plant.

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A crowd watches as the Boiler No. 16 building at the old power plant in the Marina District imploded Friday morning.

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The implosion was considered a success.

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