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Wellington Annex is no more in downtown Albany

 
Wellington Annex is no more in downtown Albany
Posted Sunday, August 24th 2014 @ 8am  by 810 & 103.1 WGY

The Wellington Hotel Annex is no more.

The abandoned 11-story building was imploded at Saturday morning to make way for the new Capital Center convention center.

READ: As one building goes down, another is about to go up - the new Capital Center convention center rendering is released

Quite the crowd gathered on the edge of Empire State Plaza to watch the demolition. 

Here's a video of the fireworks show that proceeded the demolition and the implosion itself:

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