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Old July 18th, 2016, 02:26 AM   #721
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Sorry to steal your thunder LC. Apparently he smoked that 1/4 ounce.
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Old July 18th, 2016, 05:21 AM   #722
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Sorry to steal your thunder LC. Apparently he smoked that 1/4 ounce.

I donated it to the Port of Seattle
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 08:38 AM   #723
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Can we move this one to under construction. Skyscraperpage.com and Emporis both show this civic square under construction now
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 08:44 AM   #724
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Can we move this one to under construction. Skyscraperpage.com and Emporis both show this civic square under construction now
This is not under construction....
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 08:55 AM   #725
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SEATTLE | Civic Square | 43 Stories

HA! Ha... ha. (sigh)
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 11:57 AM   #726
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They would both be wrong.
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 03:25 PM   #727
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There's a construction permit issued, but it's very, very far from U/C.
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 04:16 PM   #728
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There's a construction permit issued, but it's very, very far from U/C.
Can I ask why this is so far from U/C?

Seems like the ducks are in the row for this one.
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 05:13 PM   #729
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Read the thread and you can answer your own question.
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 05:41 PM   #730
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Can I ask why this is so far from U/C?

Seems like the ducks are in the row for this one.
Kind of long story involving politics. Lots of links to info in this thread though.

This project is dead with an empty lot that isn't going anywhere anytime soon.
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 05:53 PM   #731
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Can I ask why this is so far from U/C?

Seems like the ducks are in the row for this one.
Most often, a development requires a developer.
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 06:09 PM   #732
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Kind of long story involving politics. Lots of links to info in this thread though.

This project is dead with an empty lot that isn't going anywhere anytime soon.
Well that's depressing lol.

I kinda like this building tbh...
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 07:12 PM   #733
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There were Greek tragedies with less drama than this project. Corruption, sabotage, bribery, promises, protest, firings, lawsuits... The star of the show is the hole in the ground living at the feet of city hall and its struggle to survive as a hole in the ground for as long as possible.

Consider we're on page 37, the thread is 9 years old, and there's no project yet. It's worth a read back in this thread, or a search for stories.
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 07:23 PM   #734
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I think we should kill this thread. Everything about this so-called project is depressing and disappointing. I vote that we resurrect the thread when we actually see digging...maybe in 2025?
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 07:24 PM   #735
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And miss the drama? Without disappointment we wouldn't appreciate the projects that go well.
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Old August 23rd, 2016, 07:43 PM   #736
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I'm a little disappointed that here isn't a trail of carmine coming from whoever bumped this thread.
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I'm a little disappointed that here isn't a trail of carmine coming from whoever bumped this thread.
I read the bump last night and thought I'd wake up to bloodshed. Pretty basic responses from everyone. Maybe this project was just that draining?
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Old August 24th, 2016, 01:16 AM   #738
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Maybe Trump will buy it
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Old August 24th, 2016, 01:25 AM   #739
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DON'T EVEN SAY THAT IN JEST

It's bad enough that I have to look at his fušking name splashed across his fušking building every time I go to Chicago.
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Old August 24th, 2016, 01:28 AM   #740
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We seem to have laws against that sort of thing in Seattle. Which is probably why he doesn't have a building here.
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