Recent content by mdeming

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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    photobucket pics eventually go away. i'd suggest using the member gallery and just linking from there.
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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    the bell tower has all its bells. some changes were made after the original rendering.
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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    :clappy:
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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    http://news-gazette.com/news/local/2009/12/07/curtis_road_scheduled_to_reopen_before_christmas
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    Monumental Posts

    There's a flickr poster from uc that referred to (him/her)self as shampoobanana. Is the wordplay a local thing?
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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    Great pics razorback. I still hate the tower... but the base of it, the brick patio, and seal look great. Eventually the tower will grow on me.
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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    Was there ever any word on the cause? Any plans for the location?
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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    edit: never mind
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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    Any evidence as to their plans for the intersection? Entrances to driveways poured?
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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    Wow they're making that very wide. Guess it's necessary if they're going to have North Prospect 2.0 at the Curtis interchange.
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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    Ah I gotcha now. It's been months and all they have to show for it is those couple blocks? :tsk: Hopefully they redid that stretch of Prospect while they were at it. It was a bumpy mess.
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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    Where? :confused:
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    Champaign Urbana Construction Projects

    Not really construction, but a change: New tapas bar opens in The Office's old location http://champaign-taste.blogspot.com/2009/10/v-picasso-tapas-bar-opens-in-urbana.html
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    Burj Dubai - Tallest building in the world

    The explosive growth in China makes sense to me. They have a population to support it. Dubai has a population of ~2 million, the entire UAE only ~4.5 million. Most of that Dubai construction must be speculative, and if so what incentives are they creating for people and businesses to relocate? I...
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    Burj Dubai - Tallest building in the world

    Incredible. Where is the demand for all that space coming from?