Midwest City dismantles a piece of history - Article Photos 10/18

Bobbie Holland wears a shirt made as a tribute to Midwest City's original water tower. Holland is president of the Atkinson Heights Neighborhood Association. She lives a few hundred feet 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.