House move update: Job done

The first floor of this year's Evanston Township High School Geometry in Construction house was lowered into place on at lot at 1509 Emerson Street about 11 this morning.

After being trucked to the site, workers attached straps to the structure that were attached to a large crane.

After a bit of trouble clearing some tree branches the house was swung into position.

And lowered onto its foundation as neighboers watche and took pictures.

Update 1:15 p.m.:

The second story of the house arrived at the site shortly before noon.

A few minutes later it was lifted into place.

By early this afternoon both sections of the new house were resting on the foundaton.

And workers were doing finishing work to tie the two sections together.

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