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Old Posted Nov 1, 2007, 3:00 PM
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Originally Posted by Antares41 View Post
Whether you like the design or not it significant in that it shows that NYC will be a participant in building supertall bldgs.
Right. Given the fact that just a few short years ago, people were writing off tall skyscraper construction in the city (in the aftermath of 9/11), it's really impressive. It's as if the floodgates have opened, as the bulk of skyscraper developments on the west side now include 1,000 footers. It will be really interesting to see who pushes away from the crowd, creating the dominant tower in the area.
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