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Old 12-20-2012, 10:55 PM
 
Location: Philadelphian-transplant from Miami
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On behalf of toobusytoday, Yac and yours truly, thanks! We do our best.
Good job you guys!
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Old 12-20-2012, 11:42 PM
 
Location: Philadelphia, PA
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I'd love to see a 30 foot high office tower that is 500 feet high. That'd be surrealism at its best.

The Richard J. Daley Center in Chicago is 31 floors and 648 feet
Richard J. Daley Center - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Boeing International Headquarters also in Chicago is 36 floors and 561 feet
Boeing International Headquarters - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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Old 12-21-2012, 08:09 AM
 
Location: Reading, PA
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The Richard J. Daley Center in Chicago is 31 floors and 648 feet
Richard J. Daley Center - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

The Boeing International Headquarters also in Chicago is 36 floors and 561 feet
Boeing International Headquarters - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Summer, I wasn't questioning a 30 floor office building that was 500 feet high, I was picking on your typo.
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Old 12-21-2012, 11:27 AM
 
Location: Philadelphia, PA
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Summer, I wasn't questioning a 30 floor office building that was 500 feet high, I was picking on your typo.
Oh... haha. Didn't even notice that!
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Old 12-21-2012, 12:16 PM
 
Location: Philadelphian-transplant from Miami
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OK so another building is proposed on 1919 Market Street. First and second floor will be retail. When I look at rendering, somewhat I envision something similar to mini Columbus Circle in Manhattan. They will also have a gym in the third floor! And outdoor swimming pool (for the resident!)
That would be nice and enliven that part of Market Street, which is currently somewhat (almost) dead in the weekend.
I really hope we can have City Target there or something similar. Bed, Bath and Beyond perhaps? Due to it proximity to Trader's Joe, it will be a benison for walkers like us.

1919 Market Street Edges Ever Closer | NakedPhilly

Note: I am not going to mention anything about the height, which is a clearl disappointment. But anything to fill that lot is appreciated.
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Old 12-21-2012, 12:37 PM
 
Location: Reading, PA
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1919 Market Street Edges Ever Closer | NakedPhilly

Note: I am not going to mention anything about the height, which is a clearl disappointment. But anything to fill that lot is appreciated.
Yeah... but the height...
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Old 12-21-2012, 12:58 PM
 
Location: Philadelphian-transplant from Miami
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yeah... But the height...
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Old 12-26-2012, 01:47 PM
 
Location: The City
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What
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Old 12-26-2012, 02:03 PM
 
Location: The City
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Transformation on the Waterfront? | Hidden City Philadelphia
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Old 12-26-2012, 02:24 PM
 
Location: Vineland, NJ area
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Does anybody know what was the outcome on who was going to win the right to build a 2nd casino in Philadelphia? Wasn't Steve Wynn the front runner to build a riverfront casino in Fishtown?
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