Buckhorn Status Causing Concern

By: GPK Media

By Chuck Wentworth

During their regular meeting Tuesday evening, April 24, T-or-C Commission members learned that legal action aimed at securing the demolition of the old Buckhorn Bar, 307 Main Street, would not be completed before next week’s Fiesta parade and celebrations.

As board members addressed the scheduling of a public hearing to finalize the city’s actions, Commissioner Freddy Torres opened discussion by expressing concerns about the safety of citizens that regularly crowd this downtown area to view the Fiesta parade. He noted that a potential for collapse of the building’s fa├žade existed and suggested that the loud noise and vibrations from a passing parade could precipitate ……..