Explosives to bring down Mount Tom Power Station smokestack Tuesday in Holyoke; expect Route 5 to be closed

MassLive.com - 08-05


HOLYOKE — Contractors for ENGIE North America, owners of the closed Mount Tom Power Station, will use explosives to bring down the plant’s landmark smokestack Tuesday. The charge will bring the 300-foot tower down linearly, laying it down like felling a tree.