39 Things You Probably Don’t Know About The Old Main Post Office
Feb22

39 Things You Probably Don’t Know About The Old Main Post Office

With the Old Main Post Office in the news these days, we thought it was a good time to set the Wayback Machine for the mid-1930’s and take a closer look at the building that these days causes so many people to avert their eyes. Cost: $21 million Length: 800 feet Width: 350 feet Height: 230 feet Floor space: Three million square feet.  Ish. At the time of its completion, this was the largest post office in the world At the time...

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City Allows Gold Coast’s Sinclair to Inch Skyward
Feb22

City Allows Gold Coast’s Sinclair to Inch Skyward

The residential skyscraper and supermarket formerly colloquially known as the Tower of Jewel has been granted permission to put on some height. Permits were just issued allowing construction crews to proceed on the SCB-designed skyscraper up to the third floor of the residential tower, and up to the second floor of the parking garage.  That leaves the building just 32 stories to go. The Sinclair had its ceremonial groundbreaking a...

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