West Side Market Set to Reopen Feb. 18

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CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The West Side Market is expected to reopen on Monday, February 18.

A fire broke out at the popular market in January, and it's been shut down ever since.

The cause has baffled fire investigators as they have ruled it undetermined.

All inspections have been passed except one that still needs to be completed by the Ohio Health Department.

Cleveland city officials believe they're ready.

Vendors will spend the next few days restocking their shelves and coolers. Restoration crews have worked 24 hours a day to get the historic place ready.

The clean-up cost is $276,000.

The West Side Market has been open more than 100 years.

Last year, more than one million people stopped by to pick up some of their favorite foods, including President Obama who purchased some beef jerky.

The West Side Market is typically opened Mondays and Wednesdays 7 a.m. until 4 p.m. and Fridays and Saturdays from 7 a.m. until 6 p.m.

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*Read much more on the West Side Market fire here.

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:28 pm

Tour of the building is now being given.

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:28 pm

Everybody who is ready to come back Monday, can come back Monday and start setting up stands Saturday.

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:26 pm

(talking about upgrades made) We are going to continue to work with maintenance, as we do upgrade, that they’re inspected.

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:25 pm

Cleveland officials: the general condition of the wiring of the building is stable, for a building of its age.

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:25 pm

Cleveland officials: we had inspectors come through and do a review of the building.

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:24 pm

Fire officials: There are some electrical components that we are looking at. No intentional sources. Cause is undetermined. We will investigate further.

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:23 pm

Cleveland officials: We knew we had to work diligently to get this back open

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:23 pm

Cost $276,000, started cleaning on February 1

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:22 pm

Regular hours on February 18

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:22 pm

The process of cleaning was very extensive.

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:22 pm

West Side Market will reopen February 18. They will have one more inspection before then.

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:21 pm

They have notified vendors they can come in and start stocking their coolers.

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:21 pm

Press conference begins. Cleaning is complete.

Kara Sutyak February 12, 20132:18 pm

The West Side Market is working to reopen February 18, weeks after a fire shut it down.