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Old 01-25-2018, 10:29 PM   #116
Beton Brut
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Re: Proposed But Never Built

Originally Posted by kz1000ps View Post
Anyone know the backstory here? The economy was booming in the mid-'80s, so why did this project get downscaled so much?
I could be mistaken, but I believe Fidelity was the intended anchor tenant for this proposal and they pulled out.

I prefer the more understated version that was ultimately built, though it would be better with another thirty-or-so floors. It's very "Gotham City."
This discussion has gone on far too long. Someone might wander by and get the impression that this is an architecture forum.

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