At approximately 8:15, Tuesday morning, DeCarlo Demolition from Des Moines began demolition on El Rancho Grande. Ottumwa Radio spoke with Rich Finley, from DeCarlo Demolition, this morning about the delay in demolition. He stated that they won the bid in November but the weather had delayed the demolition until, today. You will remember the building was completely destroyed by fire on April 9, 2013.
Raw video from the start of demolition, Tuesday morning: