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|Easily accessible West Highland roof attracts leaks and skateboarders.|
The former Big Top store in West Highland operated as the Hair Shaft salon for the last two decades. Property records show that it was purchased in January of 2010 by James Seidel, owner of Boulder-based Snarf's Sub Shop. Neighbors claim that contractors gutted the building months ago and work has yet to resume.
Vandals have since removed air compressors from a four-foot platform on the side of the building, which makes it easy for urban adventurers to access the inviting, skateboard-friendly roof.
Below, the last, best Big Top building...