The writing was on the wall. And pretty soon, there probably won't be any walls.
(Yeah, that was lame. Sorry.)
The Civic Arena is facing demolition.
During a meeting this morning, the city-Allegheny County Sports & Exhibition Authority voted unanimously to being the process of racing the 49-year-old landmark which formerly served as the home of the Penguins.
A local group, Reuse the Igloo, has been pushing efforts to save the structure in some fashion in order to turn it into some sort of public space.