MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Even as rescuers continue their round-the-clock efforts at Champlain Towers South, there’s already debate over what to do with the property where the 12-story building once stood.
A court hearing was held Wednesday to start the conversation about the beachfront site’s future.READ MORE: National Hispanic Heritage Month: Joe DiMaggio Children's Hospital's Maria Fermin Takes Pride In Making A Difference
The question at hand for the more than $100-million property:READ MORE: Exclusive: Rescued By Service Dog When Roof Collapsed, Paraplegic Man Appeals For Help To Find Apartment He Can Afford
Should it become a memorial or should it be sold to a developer to build another condo that could help compensate the victims of the tragedy?MORE NEWS: Texas-Style Abortion Bill Filed In Florida
The discussion stems from a number of civil lawsuits already filed following the tragedy.