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Ground Breaking

October 11, 2010
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Dallas, TX
After nearly 16 years of running Caligua XXI, a strip club in a run-down section of the city, Nick Rizos is ready to try his hand at operating a self-serve carwash.

Rizos was devastated when Caligua XXI burned to the ground in 1999. “It broke his heart,” his wife, Dawn, said.

Rizos spent $5.2 million on the project, which transformed the former strip club into 16 carwash bays and a 17,000-square-foot laundry facility.

Misawa Air Base, Japan
The Army and Air Force Exchange Service is funding a new carwash at Misawa Air Base after going without one on base for the last few years.

Construction of the automatic carwash and adjoining self-serve bay is expected to be finished by fall.

The wash will include two industrial vacuums, as well as air and water outlets for self-serve maintenance on vehicles.

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