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Old September 30th, 2014, 02:21 AM   #21
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Rather nice public space and a signal for investment in the area, that might take off some pressure from denser areas. Don't like the faceless boxy architecture though.

But please don't tell me they couldn't save the facades and cupola of the warehouse to the right here? Is it still standing?



It'll look like any other bland place where developers screwed over the local history.
That's wrong location that's like 10 blocks from hallets point. The Sohmer Piano factory is landmarked and was recently renovated into condos. The facade will be preserved
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