Cather Pound implosion set for Friday

LINCOLN, Neb. (KOLN) - The countdown is on for the implosion of the Cather and Pound towers. The implosion is scheduled for 9 a.m. Friday.

The University has set up two zones. The evacuation zone covers 9 square blocks. No one is allowed within this zone. Inside the inclusion zone people must stay inside their buildings from 6 a.m. to noon. The inclusion zone covers 16 square blocks. A viewing area will be set up in the University's 19th and Vine Street Parking Garage.

1011Now will be live covering the implosion. You can watch that on Pure Nebraska, on our website or on 1011Now's Facebook Page.