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Old 01-14-2016, 11:08 AM   #81
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Re: 161 S. Huntington; Home for Little Wanderers

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I can't think of anyone who would view this as a step forward.

Who developed and approved this?
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OLMSTED PLACE
Stretching from Boston to Brookline, the Emerald Necklace park system is a sanctuary of 100-year old oak trees, waterways, and shaded paths vigilantly watched over by conservancy organizations. Nestled into this urban wild, Olmsted Place is a study in sensitive massing and material use. Divided into two separate 4 and 5-story residential buildings, the project utilizes brick, metal, as well as varying roof heights and setbacks, to respectfully site a contemporary structure into the community. The soothing, minimalist interiors draw inspiration from the work of famed landscape architect, and project namesake, Frederick Olmsted. With superlative amenities, including a park-side outdoor pool and deck, Olmsted Place is scheduled for spring 2015 occupancy and will pursue LEED Silver certification.
Client: Boston Residential Group, LLC
Density: 56 units per acre
196 apartments
170-car garage
Full amenities package including outdoor pool
http://www.addinc.com/ADDInc/portfol...spx?projID=217

Do you think they kept a straight face while writing this?

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Perhaps synthetic marijuana.
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Old 01-14-2016, 05:15 PM   #83
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I live in jp and this piece of shit makes me sick every time I go by it. It is plastic hideousness at its worst. Low slung, mind numbing, sideways monolith orange turd. A true disgrace for this site.
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