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Old October 6th, 2014, 08:23 PM   #1361
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exaggerated render? or could it really be this tall? (looks around 400m?)



The Observation deck.
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Old October 7th, 2014, 01:21 AM   #1362
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We need SL Green's proposed improvements!

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Old October 7th, 2014, 01:24 AM   #1363
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Y'all need the Second Avenue Subway!!
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Old October 7th, 2014, 02:54 AM   #1364
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Yeah, I thought the world renown Grand Central would look a little better than that.
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Old October 7th, 2014, 02:56 AM   #1365
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I freakin avoid the 4,5,6 line like the plague during rush hours! Not pleasant.
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Old October 7th, 2014, 03:12 AM   #1366
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Yeah, I thought the world renown Grand Central would look a little better than that.
Those are underground subway lines.
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Old October 7th, 2014, 05:27 AM   #1367
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The Observation deck.
Omg........ that's going to be so cool!!!!!!!!
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Old October 7th, 2014, 01:17 PM   #1368
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Apparently, the height has increased to 1,396'!



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Old October 7th, 2014, 01:38 PM   #1369
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Those are underground subway lines.
Yes, I am aware of that. but I mean, we get that. I could show pictures put it's so ugly I prefer not to.
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Old October 7th, 2014, 02:56 PM   #1370
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I respect your opinion, but I disagree. I eagerly welcome a 1,396' tower which tapers and slopes back.

[IMG]Apparently, the height has increased to 1,396'! [/IMG]
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Old October 7th, 2014, 03:23 PM   #1371
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Apparently, the height has increased to 1,396'!
Wow! Impressive. That just makes One Vandy even more iconic & imposing in the skyline. Cheers
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Old October 7th, 2014, 03:25 PM   #1372
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I agree, VG!
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Old October 7th, 2014, 03:31 PM   #1373
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Old October 7th, 2014, 04:55 PM   #1374
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Old October 7th, 2014, 07:16 PM   #1375
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slight facade change since the original drawing, it seems.
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Old October 8th, 2014, 02:26 AM   #1376
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I respect your opinion, but I disagree. I eagerly welcome a 1,396' tower which tapers and slopes back.

[IMG]Apparently, the height has increased to 1,396'! [/IMG]
Um, I meant the subways are ugly. I'm totally okay with this tower.
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Old October 8th, 2014, 02:34 AM   #1377
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Oh, great! Now this will end up right around 1500'.
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Old October 8th, 2014, 04:19 AM   #1378
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Yes........two 1,500ft towers or higher now with Nordstrom and now One Vandy!
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Old October 8th, 2014, 05:23 AM   #1379
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slight facade change since the original drawing, it seems.
I believe the difference is the addition of the terracotta "stripes."
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Old October 8th, 2014, 05:54 AM   #1380
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Um, I meant the subways are ugly. I'm totally okay with this tower.
The comparison to the 678' tall tower shows how tall this tower is! It's twice the height!!!

I love the slender, tapered form too.

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