The new Old Forester Distillery on Whiskey Row in Louisville, KY was supposed to open in 2016. That all changed in July 2015 when a massive fire in nearby buildings threatened to destroy an entire city block. Since then, developers and engineers of the Whiskey Row project have been hard at work stabilizing the facades of the historic buildings with massive temporary concrete blocks and steel piers. According to the developer, the temporary piers will be coming down in June 2016.
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After Fire Delay, New Old Forester Distillery Gets Permit – Opening 2017
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Here’s a photo collection of the Whiskey Row development project from a recent site visit. Click the photo’s to enlarge.
Whiskey Row, Main Street, Louisville, Kentucky
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