MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Iconic Minneapolis nightclub First Avenue remains closed more than a week after part of the ceiling collapsed.Dozens Of Homes Flooded After Water Main Breaks In St. Louis Park
Owners of the club had hoped they would be back in business by this weekend, but must now stay closed to replace the entire ceiling.
After an inspection a decision was made Wednesday to replace the club’s entire main room ceiling instead of just the section that fell, the Star Tribune reports.READ MORE: Thousands Of Minnesota Nurses Prepare To Picket As Contract Expiration Date Nears
The next event in the main room was Tuesday’s Psychedelic Furs and The Church show. The concert has now been moved to the State Theater.
All events in the dance room and the Record Room will also be canceled through next week.
The other venues attached to the club, 7th Street Entry and the Depot Tavern, reopened last weekend.MORE NEWS: 2 Arrested After Boy's Body Found In Trunk; Victim Identified As Eli Hart
All of those injured have since recovered.