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Old 07-27-2017, 08:16 AM
 
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For me it's the lights at Wrigley Field from the rooftop level of our condo, it's one street over from us and one street up.

In the winter I can clearly see the Sears Tower out our front balcony, but in summer all the trees along the street cover it.
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Old 07-27-2017, 08:45 AM
 
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Bank of America Tower, Downtown Dallas
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Old 07-27-2017, 09:11 AM
 
Location: Baltimore, MD
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I can see both of the supposed tallest buildings in Wilmington from outside of my apartment. 1201 N Market is definitely 330 ft tall (minus antennae), but the River Tower at Christina's Landing does not appear to be the tallest building in the state. For supposedly being 340 ft tall, it looks much shorter than 1201 N Market St. They're both on different elevations, but even accounting for that, the River Tower does not look like a 340 footer. And even though it's a residential building, it seems weird that it's own website doesn't take notice of being the supposed tallest. Seems like a conspiracy lol. Also, the Delaware Memorial Bridge, the tallest non-antennae structure in the state at 440 ft, is very visible throughout the roadways in the state.
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Old 07-27-2017, 10:04 AM
 
Location: Back in the Mitten. Formerly NC
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A house. My small neighborhood is in the middle of some woods. Trees surround it completely. I see nothing but trees out the back, and my heavily treed neighborhood out the front.
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Old 07-27-2017, 11:15 AM
 
Location: The Springs
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Our tallest man-made structure is downtown, the Wells Fargo building at 252 feet. Other than that, the control tower at COS airport. Sad. We do have height restrictions though. Of course our tallest natural structure would be Pikes Peak at 14,110 feet.
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Old 07-27-2017, 11:43 AM
 
Location: Aurora, Colorado
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I live at the bottom of a hill, but once you drive up a little you can see all of Downtown Denver. I live 15 miles away
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Old 07-27-2017, 01:10 PM
 
Location: St. Louis City
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From the front of my apartment building I can clearly see the Memorial Arch and several of the taller building in downtown St. Louis, MO. The Arch is 630' tall, and I am about 3 miles away.
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Old 07-27-2017, 01:35 PM
 
Location: Seattle WA, USA
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if it is a clear day and I walk a couple blocks I can see the Columbia Center (967 ft) poking up above the hills, but only the top of the building, it's about 20 mi away as the crow flies. Other than that I can see SeaTac airport control tower pretty easily, it's 269 ft tall and it's about 10 mi away.
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Old 07-27-2017, 02:18 PM
 
Location: Center City, Philadelphia
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Its not too difficult to have an awesome view in Philly. I see CTC getting built which is about 1000ft now, will be 1121ft, tallest outside of Chicago and NYC at least for a few years. CC is 975ft. One Liberty is 945ft.
View from my deck:
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Old 07-27-2017, 02:23 PM
 
Location: Lil Rhodey
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The Cranston St. Armory in Providence is the tallest structure in my neighborhood. Its about a block from my house. I can see the towers from my steps
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