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Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

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Re: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

Postby tamtagon » 19 May 2017 10:21

^Thanks. What about extending the trail along Harwood Street, to Klyde Warren Park?

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Re: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

Postby soco » 19 May 2017 11:22

That is being looked at quite extensively. There are a number of opportunities with that link, and several obstacles that will have to be addressed. Its doable, but ultimately it will come down to funding to make it happen.

On that note, NCTCOG selected a project for funding that would effectively create a dedicated bike/ped connection from the Houston Street bike lanes, through the lower McKinney Ave. area and connect to KWP along Harwood and other streets. Funding is still contingent on Regional Transportation Council approval, and that is expected in the coming month or so.

This does not create a connection to the Katy Trail along the northern end of Harwood, but perhaps this project can be considered 'Phase I'.

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Re: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

Postby JohnMcKee » 19 May 2017 11:26

Looks like those glass bottom/sided cantilevered pools for the penthouses actually happened. I know they were floated on the original design but I'm pretty sure they said they might not happen if the penthouse buyers didn't want to pay the significant costs to make them a reality.

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Re: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

Postby willyk » 19 May 2017 15:03

Those pools are wow--any idea of the amount of the upcharge?

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Re: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

Postby CTroyMathis » 20 May 2017 13:17

Pretty good views from/of Reverchon. . . (taken last weekend)

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https://twitter.com/CTroyMathis/status/ ... 6083649536

Very interesting & good news about the bike & ped connections.

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Re: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

Postby tamtagon » 20 May 2017 16:03

that's a weird lookin clarinet

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Re: Harwood Int'l District: Bleu Ciel (390 FT / 33 ST)

Postby kingpin » 04 Jun 2017 16:15

6/4/17

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