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The former Ruby Beach Brewing Co. and Campeche Bay buildings at 131 and 127 First Ave. N. will be demolished to make way for a multitenant building.

Ruby Beach, Campeche Bay buildings demolished to make way for redevelopment

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

The former Ruby Beach Brewing Co. and Campeche Bay buildings at 131 and 127 First Ave. N. will be demolished to make way for a multitenant building.

Jacksonville Beach Mayor Chris Hoffman prepares to take the first pieces of the building down on the morning of Jan. 28.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

Jacksonville Beach Mayor Chris Hoffman prepares to take the first pieces of the building down on the morning of Jan. 28.

Hoffman receives guidance on how to operate the excavator.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

Hoffman receives guidance on how to operate the excavator.

Hoffman takes down the first part of the building, which happened to be a message of support for her mayoral campaign.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

Hoffman takes down the first part of the building, which happened to be a message of support for her mayoral campaign.

Hoffman poses for a photo after starting the demolition.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

Hoffman poses for a photo after starting the demolition.

Beth Angelo, David Angelo, Marc Angelo, Jacksonville Beach Mayor Chris Hoffman and Jacksonville Beach City Manager Mike Staffopoulos.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

Beth Angelo, David Angelo, Marc Angelo, Jacksonville Beach Mayor Chris Hoffman and Jacksonville Beach City Manager Mike Staffopoulos.

Hoffman takes a chunk out of a marquee on the back of the building to start the demolition.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

Hoffman takes a chunk out of a marquee on the back of the building to start the demolition.

A Realco Recycling employee begins tearing down the Campeche Bay building.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

A Realco Recycling employee begins tearing down the Campeche Bay building.

A Realco Recycling employee begins tearing down the Campeche Bay building.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

A Realco Recycling employee begins tearing down the Campeche Bay building.

A rendering of the future construction at 131 and 127 First Ave. N.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

A rendering of the future construction at 131 and 127 First Ave. N.

The excavator tears into the former Campeche Bay building.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

The excavator tears into the former Campeche Bay building.

More pieces of the Campeche Bay building come down.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

More pieces of the Campeche Bay building come down.

A rendering of Jax Beach Town Center planned at 131 and 127 First Ave. N.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

A rendering of Jax Beach Town Center planned at 131 and 127 First Ave. N.

The new center will house a restaurant, rooftop bar, retail and event spaces.

Thursday, Jan. 28, 2021 |

The new center will house a restaurant, rooftop bar, retail and event spaces.

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