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  • Most Controversial Addition to the Skyline: The Independent

    Austin Monthly | December Edition

    When The Independent, a 58-story tower that will be the largest residential building in the city—and west of the Mississippi—was announced in April, it didn’t get the warmest reception. Immediately anointed the “Jenga Tower,” the building was to many residents all that is wrong with the ever-growing Austin. Despite the uproar, 90 percent of the […]

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  • New planned downtown tower could be Austin’s second-tallest building

    Austin American Statesman | August 8, 2014

    An ambitious high-rise tower that is destined to become the city’s second-tallest building is on the horizon for downtown Austin, the developers told the American-Statesman. The building, which could soar 50 stories and possibly higher, is planned for a 1.7-acre site at Third Street and West Avenue, just east of the former Seaholm Power Plant […]

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  • New downtown skyscraper will be the tallest building in Austin

    Culture Map | April 13, 2015

    The downtown skyline is making way for a towering addition. At 58 stories and 685 feet tall, a new luxury condominium will become the tallest building in Austin — and the tallest residential structure west of the Mississippi River.

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