Former Tyson Site Cleared

Concrete Crushing To Begin On Demolition Project

Posted: July 3, 2013 at 5 a.m.

The slab for the former Tyson Mexican Original building on South Huntsville Road in Fayetteville is set to be cleared as the Fayetteville City Council approved a $435,000 contract for demolition and removal.

The former Tyson Mexican Original factory is down, but the building’s foundation and concrete slab remain.

At A Glance

Council Action

Fayetteville’s City Council met Tuesday and approved:

• A lease with the University of Arkansas for a paid parking lot at 346 N. West Ave.

• Changes to the parking ordinance, including time limits in loading and unloading zones and a ban on on non-emergency vehicle repairs on streets.

• A rezoning request for about 6.9 acres north of Wedington Drive and west of Rupple Road.

Source: Staff Report

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