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Old 07-24-2011, 08:04 AM
 
Location: Denver from Omaha
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Cities that have a better skyline than other cities of their similar size? My vote goes to my own city, compared to similar size metros like albuquerque, bridgeport, and tuscon we have them beat.

http://childrensomaha.org/images/bui...er_Skyline.jpg

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Old 07-24-2011, 09:49 AM
 
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Omaha does have a nice skyline. One more tall skyscraper sure would do wonders though.
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Old 07-24-2011, 10:04 AM
 
Location: Waterloo, ON
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Calgary's metro population is only about 1.3 million but its skyline bigger than many much bigger metros like Phoenix and Detroit, and comparable to others like Dallas, Boston, Denver, Montreal and Seattle and not that far behind San Francisco, LA and Philadelphia.

And there's Yellowknife, the fact that such a small city has a skyline is pretty impressive. I can't think of any metros under 100,000 that compare and it has only 20,000.
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Old 07-24-2011, 10:55 AM
 
Location: Chicago (from pittsburgh)
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pittsburgh.
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Old 07-24-2011, 12:35 PM
 
Location: Cleveland bound with MPLS in the rear-view
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Calgary is a good one. Also, Pittsburgh, Denver, Charlotte, Minneapolis-St. Paul, and Richmond, VA.
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Old 07-24-2011, 12:44 PM
 
Location: Fayetteville, AR
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Tulsa
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Old 07-24-2011, 02:18 PM
 
Location: St Paul, MN - NJ's Gold Coast
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^^ Tulsa!
Jersey City
Bellevue, WA
Providence
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Old 07-24-2011, 02:21 PM
 
Location: Clendenin, WV
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Charleston, WV---50k

Charleston, West Virginia - MetroScenes.com – City Skyline and Urban Photography by Matt Robinson
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Old 07-24-2011, 02:29 PM
 
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I think Hartford has the best skyline for any metro between 1,188,240 and 1,188,243 people, Just my opinion.
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Old 07-24-2011, 02:36 PM
 
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Perhaps Albany NY......
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