Sunday, July 10, 2016

Kiran's deconstruction: Some visuals from the 4100 Westheimer demo site and a question: Will the trees be allowed to live?


July 1, 2016 action pic: pile of metallic debris, presumably to be recycled 
Close-up of the demolition mess - green tree in the middle of it all (7/1/2016) 
Pile of rubble with demolition equipment at center (7/1/2016 photo) 
 Demolition site at 4100 Westheimer Rd, Houston, TX 77027 

Komatsu jaws: resting on the weekend - Demolition Experts
Resting on the weekend: The Komatsu jaws  (July 10, 2016 pic)  
It will be interesting to see if the trees are allowed to survive. 
As of July 10, 2016, this one has not (yet?) been demolished.

What remains at 4100 Westheimer as of Sunday July 10, 2016. 
What to make of it?  
The Operator of Mid Lane Phase II Demo is "DRC TREE EXPERTS INC." says the SWPPP Notice

SWPP Notice: The Operator of Mid Lane Phase II Demo is "DRC TREE EXPERTS INC."

Chef Kiran Verma was here, but now she is gone.

BELOW: ARCHIVAL PICs OF KIRAN'S INDIAN RESTAURANT
which is expected to make a come-back later at a new location

Kiran's unique and appealingly signage, not to mention dynamic  
[Demolished] Kiran's on Westheimer - frontal view of restaurant (Sep 2015)
Frontal view of Kiran's restaurant entrance in 2015 prior to closing
valet parking and diners' quick couple-selfie
Kiran's Indian Restaurant at 4100 Westheimer near Highland Village (since closed and demolished)
Kiran's (Sep 2015 SE corner view)
Kiran's seen from of Highland Village Shopping Center across the railroad tracks (March 2015 photo)
Kiran's seen from the edge of Highland Village Shopping Center across the railroad tracks (March 2015 photo)



1 comment:

  1. That deal required two purchases: the land and the buildings were separate ownerships.

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