'Technical difficulties' postpones demolition of former New Bedford power plant

This is a photo of the Cannon Street Power Plant in New Bedford, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2022. (WLNE)NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WLNE) — The city of New Bedford ...

December 14, 2022
1:32 AM

This is a photo of the Cannon Street Power Plant in New Bedford, Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2022. (WLNE)NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WLNE) — The city of New Bedford said Tuesday that 'technical difficulties' postponed the demolition of the former Cannon Street Power Plant. The power plant demolition was scheduled to be demolished Tuesday afternoon, starting with the implosion of the well known 'cigarette' smoke stack. However, a security guard on site told ABC 6 News that the detonation was delayed until further notice.