Work to deflate roof of Minneapolis Metrodome gets done in about half an hour

The work to deflate the Teflon-coated, fiberglass roof of the Minneapolis Metrodome took only 35 minutes to get accomplished. The task entailed officials of the Minnesota Sports Facilities Authority, longtime employees and construction crews to switch off fans that held up the roof, and they opened the relief vents and 10 exterior doors of the stadium. Demolition of the arena then proceeded, while the sunken, fabric roof will be recycled by Frattalone Companies in St. Paul, Minn.

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National Public Radio · Star Tribune (Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minn.)

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