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by widin007
July 22nd, 2013, 3:52 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - North, Northeast, and Southeast / University of Minnesota
Topic: The Bridges - (950 University Avenue SE)
Replies: 242
Views: 39755

Re: The Bridges - (950 University Avenue SE)

Most definitely concrete is longer and it being twice as tall too as you noted. They got to get this sucker up fast
by widin007
July 22nd, 2013, 3:49 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - Downtown
Topic: LPM Apartments - (376' - 36 Stories)
Replies: 1522
Views: 238661

Re: LPM Apartments - (1368 LaSalle Avenue)

As I was biking by this today for about the 4th time... ugh, what I like most about this project is that unlike 110 grant down the block that takes up an entire block for some courtyard thing this is tucked right in with the other buildings and other than the design that is the coolest part about th...
by widin007
July 17th, 2013, 11:57 am
Forum: Transportation
Topic: Dismantling Downtown Freeways
Replies: 174
Views: 23939

Re: Dismantling Downtown Freeways

JMS9 wrote:
mplsjaromir wrote:
This has really terrible grammar. Grammar this bad is not very convincing.
You have a really terrible sarcasm detector and joke meter.
Or maybe that was just a really bad joke?
by widin007
July 13th, 2013, 6:20 pm
Forum: Anything Goes
Topic: Forum Etiquette
Replies: 219
Views: 17657

Re: Forum Etiquette

Yo John no one is attacking you, its just most of those posts were updated like 2 weeks ago and when building a tall building not a whole lot changes in 2 weeks. So if someone has a good photo or relevant new information, well there is your update. No need to spam and push for updates when there rea...
by widin007
July 11th, 2013, 3:02 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - North, Northeast, and Southeast / University of Minnesota
Topic: Betty Danger's Country Club
Replies: 40
Views: 12260

Re: Betty Danger's Country Club

Looks cool to me, eating on a ferris wheel sounds pretty cool!
by widin007
July 11th, 2013, 2:12 pm
Forum: Saint Paul
Topic: The Vintage (Selby and Snelling)
Replies: 136
Views: 39227

Re: Selby and Snelling

Parking, parking, parking, the broken record spins round.
by widin007
July 7th, 2013, 4:08 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - North, Northeast, and Southeast / University of Minnesota
Topic: Dinkytown Rentals Townhouses - (621 15th Avenue Southeast)
Replies: 54
Views: 12312

Re: 621 15th Ave SE

I was just at a party at one of these houses last night and today was their last day to get moved out
by widin007
July 2nd, 2013, 9:26 am
Forum: Minneapolis - North, Northeast, and Southeast / University of Minnesota
Topic: The Marshall - (515 14th Avenue Southeast)
Replies: 238
Views: 44339

Re: UTEC Student Housing - (1313 Fifth Street Southeast)

Dylan hates Minnesota in general, he left as soon as he could and only comes back once a year for an over priced show at xcel and we still love him with a blind passion for some reason, see Dinkytown folks and the Duluth/Hibbing fight for his museum or whatever. Plus I can only imagine his reaction ...
by widin007
June 30th, 2013, 3:32 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - Downtown
Topic: DTE: Wells Fargo, Radisson Red, Edition Apts & Millwright Building
Replies: 2903
Views: 365034

Re: Star Tribune Blocks

To build on that, I think as the climate changes and some popular places become less hospitable and much much more dry, i.e. Arizona, So Cal, etc. and winters become more mild, Minnesota will quickly become a more desirable place to be and to develop in.
by widin007
June 30th, 2013, 3:29 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Calhoun Square
Replies: 289
Views: 48825

Re: Uptown Projects Map

I thought that land was owned by the Calhoun Square people, and it was meant to be where an expansion was supposed to be but never happened? Now they just seem to be sitting on it.
by widin007
June 14th, 2013, 4:40 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Track 29 Apartments - (2841 Bryant Avenue South)
Replies: 335
Views: 57015

Re: Track 29 Apartments - (2841 Bryant Avenue South)

Just to build on the horrible nature of some roads in uptown, 29th might be the worst road i've ever biked on in the city or any city for that matter That's not surprising since it was never paved. It's simply blacktop over a dirt road. My guess is it'll get a major upgrade once all the constructio...
by widin007
June 14th, 2013, 10:18 am
Forum: Minneapolis - North, Northeast, and Southeast / University of Minnesota
Topic: The Venue at Dinkytown - (14th Avenue SE & 5th Street SE)
Replies: 568
Views: 54060

Re: Opus Dinkytown Project - (14th Avenue SE & 5th Street SE

I talked to a friend yesterday who thought Blarneys was getting torn down by this. The save dinkytown people sure have got their misinformation running on all cylinders!
by widin007
June 14th, 2013, 10:16 am
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Track 29 Apartments - (2841 Bryant Avenue South)
Replies: 335
Views: 57015

Re: Track 29 Apartments - (2841 Bryant Avenue South)

Just to build on the horrible nature of some roads in uptown, 29th might be the worst road i've ever biked on in the city or any city for that matter
by widin007
June 12th, 2013, 4:20 pm
Forum: Saint Paul
Topic: CHS Field (St. Paul Saints Ballpark)
Replies: 272
Views: 50809

Re: Saints Lowertown Ballpark

So since this is ALREADY 8 million over budget, how much further does everyone see this going over budget?
by widin007
June 9th, 2013, 3:07 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - Downtown
Topic: Nic on Fifth - (290' - 26 Stories)
Replies: 1033
Views: 183685

Re: Nic on Fifth - (455 Nicollet Mall)

Well that parking lot is going to be 4Marq soon so they wont be able to use that either
by widin007
June 5th, 2013, 12:09 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - Downtown
Topic: 222 & Whole Foods - (222 Hennepin Avenue)
Replies: 577
Views: 86169

Re: 222 & Whole Foods - (222 Hennepin Avenue)

http://www.bizjournals.com/twincities/m ... e-add.html

From 2.3 to 9.3 million in 30 months from the Whole Foods by Minnetonka. If something like this happens after 222 is done, watch out
by widin007
May 25th, 2013, 8:48 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Heyday Restaurant - (2700 Lyndale Avenue South)
Replies: 57
Views: 10427

Re: Heyday - 2700 Lyndale (new restaurant)

Also also, I know the Guerts and they are shady ass people and that block is home to some shady happenings. That's all i'll say
by widin007
May 25th, 2013, 8:46 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Heyday Restaurant - (2700 Lyndale Avenue South)
Replies: 57
Views: 10427

Re: Heyday - 2700 Lyndale (new restaurant)

Shoddily kept up at best and a terrible fire hazard at worst, with might I add 20 year expired rental licenses. The City of Minneapolis lists rental license payments every year for the Guerts' properties: http://apps.ci.minneapolis.mn.us/PIApp/RentalHistoryRpt.aspx?pid=3302924410037 http://apps.ci....
by widin007
May 14th, 2013, 2:57 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Heyday Restaurant - (2700 Lyndale Avenue South)
Replies: 57
Views: 10427

Re: Heyday - 2700 Lyndale (new restaurant)

Those buildings are in AWFUL shape, they should just tear them down and build something new I think the bones might be good, I can't see building an new building with their concept. The building can't be any different than the Nightengale that opened in the grocery store space that had the fire up ...
by widin007
May 14th, 2013, 1:07 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Heyday Restaurant - (2700 Lyndale Avenue South)
Replies: 57
Views: 10427

Re: Heyday - 2700 Lyndale (new restaurant)

Those buildings are in AWFUL shape, they should just tear them down and build something new

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