PHOTO ESSAY BY LIONEL EMDE, RIPTIDE CORRESPONDENT
[CLICK PHOTOS TO ZOOM IN] New Year's Eve 2009: Esplanade Apartment in danger as further soil loss has occurred in the area under the bluff at the south (right) end of the first-floor railing since Monday.
New Year's Day 2010: The north (left) end of the bluff has fallen away since yesterday and the right end of the first-floor railing is beginning to sag from erosion beneath it. A fissure appears to be opening up a little to the right of the railing in the ice plant covering. Meanwhile, crews work day and night to save the building.
Chris' complete chronology of the situation:
All of the pictures he has taken related to it: