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Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 10-10-2018, 06:03 PM
Replies: 3,921
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Posted By jass
Re: Logan Flight Additions

Yup, corporate contracts are a big deal.
Forum: Development Projects 10-10-2018, 06:01 PM
Replies: 68
Views: 12,076
Posted By jass
Re: Revere Developments

Revere is a great counter-argument to "transit = gentrification"
Forum: Development Projects 10-08-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 693
Views: 177,584
Posted By jass
Re: Marriott Moxy Hotel | 240 Tremont Street (Parcel P-7A) | Theater District

Id love to see data that directly addresses my comment:

"Theres probably more homes under construction in Kern County right now than all of New England"
Forum: Development Projects 10-08-2018, 09:33 AM
Replies: 693
Views: 177,584
Posted By jass
Re: Marriott Moxy Hotel | 240 Tremont Street (Parcel P-7A) | Theater District

Fake news.

The only housing crisis is in the Bay Area.

A new 400 home subdivision starts construction every say in the middle. Theres probably more homes under construction in Kern County...
Forum: Development Projects 10-08-2018, 09:31 AM
Replies: 3,225
Views: 764,060
Posted By jass
Re: The Hub on Causeway (née TD Garden Towers) | 80 Causeway Street | West End

Oh come on, DC has like 600 escalators, Boston has like 12.
Forum: Development Projects 10-07-2018, 08:42 PM
Replies: 693
Views: 177,584
Posted By jass
Re: Marriott Moxy Hotel | 240 Tremont Street (Parcel P-7A) | Theater District

I dont know what the difference is between deluge sprinklers and the regular ones, but a couple of years ago, California mandated that all homes (including detached single family) have sprinklers.
...
Forum: Development Projects 10-07-2018, 08:38 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,026
Posted By jass
Re: BU Data Sciences Center | 700 Commonwealth Avenue | Kenmore Square

As a public restroom connoisseur, I can guarantee the busiest bathrooms are always on the first floor, and any architect not accounting for this is a fraud
Forum: Development Projects 10-04-2018, 11:24 AM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,026
Posted By jass
Re: BU Data Sciences Center | 700 Commonwealth Avenue | Kenmore Square

How does the first floor of a building open to the public have less occupants? Thats the busiest bathroom!
Forum: Development Projects 10-03-2018, 08:51 PM
Replies: 65
Views: 4,026
Posted By jass
Re: BU Data Sciences Center | 700 Commonwealth Avenue | Kenmore Square

1 men room stall per floor? How is that legal?
Forum: Development Projects 10-03-2018, 03:45 PM
Replies: 693
Views: 177,584
Posted By jass
Forum: Development Projects 10-03-2018, 03:16 PM
Replies: 693
Views: 177,584
Posted By jass
Re: Marriott Moxy Hotel | 240 Tremont Street (Parcel P-7A) | Theater District

For reference, here is the facade going in front of what is mostly a blank wall in NYC
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Forum: Development Projects 10-03-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 341,565
Posted By jass
Re: BU Development Thread

So like the new seaport "transportation center"?
Forum: Development Projects 10-03-2018, 12:58 PM
Replies: 693
Views: 177,584
Posted By jass
Re: Marriott Moxy Hotel | 240 Tremont Street (Parcel P-7A) | Theater District

You can put windows in front of a concrete wall.

That doesnt affect fire rating, but cost.
Forum: Development Projects 10-03-2018, 12:57 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 341,565
Posted By jass
Re: BU Development Thread

How can anyone look at this and not think "holy shit thats a big parking garage"

https://preview.ibb.co/dikTGz/67_FE7_CBB_9169_4_FB0_B990_9_D68_BA6_ED60_F.jpg
Forum: Development Projects 10-02-2018, 10:01 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 2,990
Posted By jass
Re: Fenway Theater | 12 Lansdowne St | Fenway

If you include Xfinity Center and Gillette Stadium, then the Worcester Palladium, DCu Center, and arena in Lowell should be counted as well.

And of course, Fenway Park and the Hatch Shell
Forum: Development Projects 10-01-2018, 03:41 PM
Replies: 1,803
Views: 341,565
Posted By jass
Re: BU Development Thread

Horrendous, possibly the worst thing Ive ever had to look at
Forum: Development Projects 10-01-2018, 03:39 PM
Replies: 1,194
Views: 323,737
Posted By jass
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 10-01-2018, 03:36 PM
Replies: 3,921
Views: 670,731
Posted By jass
Re: Logan Flight Additions

But they are tightening the seat pitch. Theyre going from 150 seats to 162 seats.

And they went from no bag fee to the highest bag fee.

And they hiked up change fees.

And now basic...
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 10-01-2018, 03:26 PM
Replies: 5,406
Views: 696,318
Posted By jass
Re: General MBTA Discussion Thread

Las Vegas Monorail does, but it costs like $7 a ride and relies on tourists
Forum: Development Projects 09-28-2018, 10:41 AM
Replies: 1,117
Views: 290,169
Posted By jass
Forum: Development Projects 09-28-2018, 10:40 AM
Replies: 1,793
Views: 323,073
Posted By jass
Re: Encore Boston Harbor Casino | Everett

Nope. Just your standard "let's go get lit squad"
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 09-28-2018, 10:38 AM
Replies: 3,921
Views: 670,731
Posted By jass
Re: Logan Flight Additions

Jetblue is also in a rapid decline to shit city. Just announced basic economy.
Forum: Development Projects 09-27-2018, 11:45 AM
Replies: 1,793
Views: 323,073
Posted By jass
Re: Encore Boston Harbor Casino | Everett

Not true at all. Like most entertainment options, Friday and Saturday 8-10pm is peak.

I remember going to an Indian casino in a rural area where the two-lane road was backed up for miles Friday...
Forum: Development Projects 09-18-2018, 02:28 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 3,811
Posted By jass
Forum: Transit and Infrastructure 09-17-2018, 03:43 PM
Replies: 3,921
Views: 670,731
Posted By jass
Re: Logan Flight Additions

mass88s mistake was forgetting about Hawaiian, who only have hubs in Hawaii, so they don't overfly anything.
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