Now the city is getting a look at the landmark's deterioration and hopes to re-open the motel as a museum or workplace for artisans.
The courts will determine how much the property is worth and the city will pay that amount to the current owner.
Friday, March 14, 2008
At last: news that Albuquerque is finally taking over the historic El Vado motel, saving it from demolition: City Obtains Historic El Vado Motel. Here's a snip: