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by gbud
16 Apr 2019 17:44
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum 1.0
Replies: 541
Views: 113005

Re: Deep Ellum 1.0

I seriously hope it is not a parking lot or parking garage. An example of the disconnect between the people on this forum and the people who live, work and own businesses in Deep Ellum. hah an example of how the people on this forum think they know the people who use this forum. I work in Deep Ellu...
by gbud
16 Apr 2019 11:06
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum 1.0
Replies: 541
Views: 113005

Re: Deep Ellum 1.0

]In the past couple days, the building to the north of the Case Building was demolished. I was surprised to see how fast it went down. Would anyone happen to know the reason behind this? I seriously hope it is not a parking lot or parking garage. https://www.google.com/maps/place/334+Hall+St,+Dallas...
by gbud
11 Dec 2018 05:38
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project
Replies: 366
Views: 90531

Re: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project

I am new to this process but I do have a question. Assuming they only build the parking garage, which seems very likely, is it not possible for an individual or the city to take legal action against such projects? It makes me very uncomfortable that a developer can go to the city, present a project,...
by gbud
20 Jan 2018 10:00
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Dallas: Ross Avenue Corridor
Replies: 127
Views: 35367

Re: East Dallas: Ross Avenue Corridor

cowboyeagle05 wrote:the city dialed back the design to something more traditional.


Traditional in Dallas? Thats a first...
by gbud
19 Jan 2018 10:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Dallas: Ross Avenue Corridor
Replies: 127
Views: 35367

Re: East Dallas: Ross Avenue Corridor

That median is lame though. If we could do something like this: I actually lived in Mexico City for 2.5 years, a block away from where you pointed out, this median and the one on Amsterdam Avenue became part of my daily routine. A true pleasure to walk on such urban spaces. It would great if this i...
by gbud
19 Jan 2018 04:48
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Dallas: Ross Avenue Corridor
Replies: 127
Views: 35367

Re: East Dallas: Ross Avenue Corridor

Ross Ave. would drastically change if they built a landscaped median from downtown to lower greenville. It is great to see all these projects, but such a median, in my opinion, is what will truly change how Ross feels.
by gbud
29 Nov 2017 21:51
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Legacy West
Replies: 316
Views: 69710

Re: Legacy West

"After two years of construction, North Texas’ latest major corporate campus is nearly ready to open in Plano, with thousands of employees from insurance giant Liberty Mutual set to start moving in in January. When they arrive, the employees will find two new, 19-story towers as part of the $32...
by gbud
29 Nov 2017 21:44
Forum: The Airports
Topic: DFW Airport
Replies: 188
Views: 43141

Re: DFW Airport

"Dallas-area residents will have a new option to fly nonstop to Seattle starting next spring. Spirit Airlines announced Wednesday that it will start daily nonstop flights from DFW International Airport to Seattle Tacoma International Airport starting April 12. The Florida-based low-cost carrier...
by gbud
29 Nov 2017 21:42
Forum: The Airports
Topic: DFW Airport
Replies: 188
Views: 43141

Re: DFW Airport

"Dallas/Fort Worth Airport has an impressive seven runways, but one of them is about to be shut down for awhile. The airport’s busiest runway, 17C/35C, will get a facelift in 2018, officials said this week. The plan was announced after the airport received $52 million in federal grant funds for...
by gbud
29 Nov 2017 14:05
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: West End 1.0
Replies: 140
Views: 30998

Re: West End 1.0

Crane for Corgan Headquaters Expansion is going up.

ImageCORGAN CRANE by g bud, on Flickr
by gbud
20 Nov 2017 15:27
Forum: The Parks, Trails, + Miscellaneous Infrastructure
Topic: Dallas BikeShare: VBikes, LimeBike, Spin, Ofo, Mobike
Replies: 169
Views: 40424

Re: Dallas Bike Share: VBikes, Spin, LimeBike

http://fortune.com/2017/11/18/chinas-bike-sharing-bubble-goes-bust/ China's bike-sharing bubble goes bust Interesting article. Hopefully something like this does not happen in the metroplex. I do hope Vbikes becomes a major player, simply because it is local, but I highly doubt it. Ofo, the 4th bik...
by gbud
20 Nov 2017 15:22
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Arts District: Hall Arts Hotel & Residences
Replies: 168
Views: 45696

Re: Arts District: Hall Arts Hotel & Residences

Could not take a picture, but crane is up. Here we go! 8-)
by gbud
16 Oct 2017 21:06
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum: Texas A&M expansion
Replies: 50
Views: 13185

Re: Deep Ellum: Texas A&M expansion

Crane was being installed today, One more in the urban core... 8-)

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