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January 19, 2013

Houses being razed for lot

— Staff photo by Cathy Spaulding

A city of Muskogee excavator digs through the rubble of a demolished house at F and Callahan streets. The city will raze five more houses between Broadway and Callahan Street and between F and G streets to clear space for a parking lot. Assistant City Attorney Matthew Beese said the parking lot is needed to help curb on-street parking by employees at the VA Regional Call Center. However, parking is open to anyone after 6 p.m.

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