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Old 07-19-2012, 05:02 PM
 
Location: Columbus,Georgia
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That's not true. TSYS and Carmike Cinemas buildings have tons of glass. So does the goverment center. Synovus HQ looks great with the glass, just wish it had another 5-10 stories on it but they didn't need that at the time.
TSYS & Synovus are mixed with glass and brick.Just like the suntrust building and civic center.
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Old 07-19-2012, 05:15 PM
 
Location: Columbus,Georgia
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Aflac has more than one tall building.



Aflac would probably take up more space than the government center,if it located in downtown.
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Old 07-19-2012, 07:23 PM
 
Location: Savannah GA
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I have always recogized that Columbus would have the 2nd best skyline in GA if all of its high rises were downtown.
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Old 07-19-2012, 07:52 PM
 
Location: Columbus, GA
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I have always recogized that Columbus would have the 2nd best skyline in GA if all of its high rises were downtown.
I appreciate that!
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Old 07-19-2012, 08:17 PM
 
Location: Savannah GA
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I have always recogized that Columbus would have the 2nd best skyline in GA if all of its high rises were downtown.
HOWEVER! For sheer DENSITY of buildings downtown, I think Savannah handily has all of Georgia's 2nd-tier cities beat. This is due to the rather narrow streets and small urban footprints (narrow city blocks) that all new construction has to fit into.

Here is the new Cay Building that is nearing completion on Ellis Square in City Market. It will house the Savannah district office of the US Attorney General

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Old 07-19-2012, 08:31 PM
 
Location: Atlanta Metro
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Wow I forgot about Savannah's convention center hotel
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Old 07-19-2012, 08:34 PM
 
Location: Atlanta Metro
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Then Macon has their share
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Old 07-19-2012, 08:40 PM
 
Location: Atlanta Metro
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Augusta's Fair share
Such as the Master plan
And these projects
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Old 07-19-2012, 08:44 PM
 
Location: Atlanta Metro
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And with the Columbus and Phenix City Brickyard
Georgia's Major cities are rising again
To become close to the Capital of the south, Atlanta
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Old 07-19-2012, 10:25 PM
 
Location: Savannah GA
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In any other state, Georgia's 2nd-tier cities would get worlds of respect. But because of the huge influence and "vacuum" of Metro Atlanta, they really suffer from an undeserved inferiority complex.
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