Brandon Johnson, 30, takes pictures of the demolition of the water tower. Johnson lives across the street from the tower. Crews began dismantling one of Midwest City's most prominent landmarks Monday, July 16, 2012. Using cutting torches and a crane. workers dissected the city's original water tower on Mid-America Circle. A project supervisor expects the tower to be completely down by Tuesday evening. Photo by Jim Beckel, The Oklahoman.