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by gbud
20 Jan 2018 10:00
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Dallas: Ross Avenue Corridor
Replies: 112
Views: 17911

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: 112
Views: 17911

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: 112
Views: 17911

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: 263
Views: 36025

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: 137
Views: 21325

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: 137
Views: 21325

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: 100
Views: 13718

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: 135
Views: 21482

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: 101
Views: 19024

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: 48
Views: 8059

Re: Deep Ellum: Texas A&M expansion

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

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