Brockway Center demo on hold while Care Center reviews Urban Renewal proposals

By Steve LackmeyerBusiness Writerslackmeyer@oklahoman.comThe Care Center, a non-profit that helps abused children, promised Friday they will not proceed with demolition of a historic black landmark until their board reviews offers and suggestions presented by the Oklahoma City Urban Renewal Authority on alternatives for expansion without destroying the Brockway Center.
Preservationists and some members of the local affiliate of the National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs have protested the demolition plans by the Care Center but lost an effort to block a demolition application earlier this week at the Capitol Zoning Commission.Read more on NewsOK.com

By Steve Lackmeyer
Business Writer
slackmeyer@oklahoman.com

The Care Center, a non-profit that helps abused children, promised Friday they will not proceed with demolition of a historic black landmark until their board reviews offers and suggestions presented by the Oklahoma City Urban Renewal Authority on alternatives for expansion without destroying the Brockway Center.

Preservationists and some members of the local affiliate of the National Association of Colored Women’s Clubs have protested the demolition plans by the Care Center but lost an effort to block a demolition application earlier this week at the Capitol Zoning Commission.
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