Changes Coming to Philadelphia's Skyline

Dorothy, We’re Not in Lower Manhattan Anymore

TwitterLinkedIn ran a well-written story the other day about Philadelphia’s proposed new addition to its skyline, the American Commerce Center. With a floor to top-of-spire height of 1500′, the building would be significantly higher than its Center City brethren and bring a sense of renewed urban cache to our fair city. I’m not going to write at length, because the PhillySkyline article is thorough. I will however, note, visually, the project’s uncanny resemblance to another noteworthy project originally slated to be built about 100 miles north of here…

The PhillySkyline article is here.

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