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Old September 16th, 2017, 05:38 PM   #1501
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Old September 24th, 2017, 02:33 PM   #1503
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What's going on? Why haven't they started on the spire yet?
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Old September 27th, 2017, 11:24 PM   #1507
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Old September 28th, 2017, 03:39 AM   #1508
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Welcome back!^

The cooling tower and lantern were delayed due to some cracked steel that was initially installed, also there was a union workers strike for about a week earlier this summer. But the good news is-- it appears the cooling tower is now beginning to rise again.

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Old October 3rd, 2017, 10:52 AM   #1510
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This building doesn’t look 1121 ft. It could be the angles or the landscape.
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This building doesn’t look 1121 ft. It could be the angles or the landscape.
It also has unflattering proportions. It looks stocky.
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Flat towers look ugly to me. This reminds me of Buffalo's failed City Tower. It failed because the developer went to jail in the UK, but it may have been a blessing in disguise for the lot it was destined for:



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Does anyone know the status of finishing the crown and the inspections of the bad steel?
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Does anyone know the status of finishing the crown and the inspections of the bad steel?
Here's a direct quote from my source: "Don't know anything about a cooling tower. But Cornell is suppose to be setting steel for the spire this week if everything goes well. 180 more feet to go:
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