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by CTroyMathis
22 Nov 2022 09:57
Forum: The Pitch
Topic: World Cup 2022 Thread
Replies: 4
Views: 136

Re: World Cup 2022 Thread

That might as well been their Super Bowl! :D

And, man that dude can boot a ball.
by CTroyMathis
21 Nov 2022 20:42
Forum: The Pitch
Topic: World Cup 2022 Thread
Replies: 4
Views: 136

Re: World Cup 2022 Thread

And, btw, this forum is hemisphere and earth friendly. Don't be shy to cheer on any or several other national teams as you choose. I tend to stick to the side of the planet closest to the US. The last one four years ago had me flying Mexico until they couldn't pull it off anymore. It was really exci...
by CTroyMathis
21 Nov 2022 20:17
Forum: The Pitch
Topic: World Cup 2022 Thread
Replies: 4
Views: 136

Re: World Cup 2022 Thread

Ok, so Ecuador won yesterday. Not a surprise, although for a minute there early, I fell for the offsides goal call and was wondering wait what. . .? But, it was alright. Offsides in this sport is precision to a point you. . . well never mind. Lets not get into offsides. It's like a souffle. US got a...
by CTroyMathis
14 Nov 2022 18:19
Forum: The Pitch
Topic: World Cup 2022 Thread
Replies: 4
Views: 136

World Cup 2022 Thread

For anyone interested in the upcoming matches.
by CTroyMathis
14 Nov 2022 15:19
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Design District 1.0
Replies: 103
Views: 59629

Re: Design District 1.0

I'd be totally fine if that kind of *mixed infill crept along here and there within what we call the Design District. Even cooler if they keep most designs a little industrial-looking, wood and metal and so on. Not asking for steampunk, but, . . . And, for each one that pops-up here and there, perha...
by CTroyMathis
29 Oct 2022 12:07
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Richardson: misc. developments
Replies: 2
Views: 233

Re: Richardson: misc. developments

I think that one was or is going to be called Sherman Lofts. I seem to remember something about a mural being painted on part of the project as well.
by CTroyMathis
25 Oct 2022 20:06
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox District / Knox Park
Replies: 768
Views: 420111

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

We can move posts over accordingly. No worries. I'll edit this thread title as well.
by CTroyMathis
25 Oct 2022 18:04
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox District / Knox Park
Replies: 768
Views: 420111

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

Yes, individual threads for all of these projects are desired. This thread has needed to be broken up for a long time. Also, renamed. Knox Park works for me. Back in the day, Victory Park had a catch-all for odds/ends and indiv. threads for every building for example. You must've been reading my min...
by CTroyMathis
11 Oct 2022 18:12
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas - Field Street Development [North End Apartments Site]
Replies: 569
Views: 108261

Re: Uptown Dallas - Field Street Development [North End Apartments Site]

It will be, indeed, according to plans - under the private grass and tree area.

I was only curious if there would be a leftover garage for interim use. Not that I want one left behind, though.
by CTroyMathis
10 Oct 2022 14:23
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas - Field Street Development [North End Apartments Site]
Replies: 569
Views: 108261

Re: Uptown Dallas - Field Street Development [North End Apartments Site]

Good photo journalism. Suddenly dawned on me, curious about the concrete garages now. . .
by CTroyMathis
07 Oct 2022 12:48
Forum: The Parks, Trails, + Miscellaneous Infrastructure
Topic: Katy Trail 1.0
Replies: 37
Views: 23602

Re: Katy Trail 1.0

Are those Minecraft trees? : )
by CTroyMathis
05 Oct 2022 13:17
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Turtle Creek: Four Seasons Hotel & Residences (3001 Turtle Creek)
Replies: 82
Views: 26622

Re: Turtle Creek: Four Seasons Hotel & Residences (3001 Turtle Creek)

Mid-December (tentatively) FS in Las Colinas will be taken over by Marriott corporate. It will go under the title of (The?) "Las Colinas Resort", and, internally the employees (current or newly-hired) will start their kool-aid intake of RC brand standards and everything else that goes alon...
by CTroyMathis
28 Sep 2022 08:45
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: West Dallas Developments
Replies: 167
Views: 106662

Re: West Dallas Developments

Same here!
by CTroyMathis
27 Sep 2022 18:29
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: No.12 Harwood Hotel (20 ST)
Replies: 252
Views: 164065

Re: Harwood Int'l District: No.12 Harwood Hotel (20 ST)

Also, since they are the owner and operator, they very much so could have slowed the project down on purpose by shifting construction workers away to other projects. Doing so may have also meant people they hired to run the operations might have jumped ship to work on other projects or companies ra...
by CTroyMathis
27 Sep 2022 17:25
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: West Dallas Developments
Replies: 167
Views: 106662

Re: West Dallas Developments

Yes, we will relocate the Hofmann Hots from the temporarytecture building. Never was going to happen.
by CTroyMathis
27 Sep 2022 11:17
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: No.12 Harwood Hotel (20 ST)
Replies: 252
Views: 164065

Re: Harwood Int'l District: No.12 Harwood Hotel (20 ST)

It is. Harwood has never moved very fast on their mid- to high-rises.

They, however, are currently hiring for some hotel jobs if that helps concerns.
by CTroyMathis
23 Sep 2022 13:29
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas - Field Street Development [North End Apartments Site]
Replies: 569
Views: 108261

Re: Uptown Dallas - Field Street Development [North End Apartments Site]

It's an el oh el. And, no one should be surprised. The three-on-the-right-non-timber-looking buildings for GS are seemingly basic based on the rendering - reality being probably a different level of basic. The greenwashed roofs sure are a special touch. The several rendered buildings in the backgrou...
by CTroyMathis
23 Sep 2022 11:52
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas - Field Street Development [North End Apartments Site]
Replies: 569
Views: 108261

Re: Uptown Dallas - Field Street Development [North End Apartments Site]

It would be an incredible disappointment if this whole site does not at least double the *previous residential unit number at some point.
by CTroyMathis
22 Sep 2022 13:28
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas - Field Street Development [North End Apartments Site]
Replies: 569
Views: 108261

Re: Uptown Dallas - Field Street Development [North End Apartments Site]

Indeed, the park is on top of the garage apparently. The garage seems to be also underground, so the park at ground level actually just has a garage underneath. Another announcement/release that could've been worded quite a bit better.
by CTroyMathis
22 Sep 2022 13:24
Forum: The Parks, Trails, + Miscellaneous Infrastructure
Topic: Downtown: Klyde Warren Park
Replies: 223
Views: 128351

Re: Downtown: Klyde Warren Park

The sink will be to pour out all the empty beer & wine glasses for special events when the park gets closed-off to non-paying riff-raff. ;)
The glasses get thrown into the catering/hotel slotted glassware trays and washed back at their facilities.
by CTroyMathis
22 Sep 2022 13:21
Forum: The Parks, Trails, + Miscellaneous Infrastructure
Topic: Downtown: Klyde Warren Park
Replies: 223
Views: 128351

Re: Downtown: Klyde Warren Park

I am going to put my thoughts on this now that I know the bathroom shed is nearby and weirdly huge and looks like the new Rangers stadium, this is a visitor center/sporting gear check-out since I still haven't seen the cart around for checking out say a putter, ping pong stuff, etc./ticket center fo...
by CTroyMathis
21 Sep 2022 19:39
Forum: The Parks, Trails, + Miscellaneous Infrastructure
Topic: Downtown: Klyde Warren Park
Replies: 223
Views: 128351

Re: Downtown: Klyde Warren Park

Alright, first person here to check out the fountain please check out the kiosk structure and let us know what you see lol The small circular kiosk has a sign that says something along the lines of ‘Something exciting coming soon’. There is a counter that runs the length of the windows and a small ...
by CTroyMathis
18 Sep 2022 21:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood District: No.14 (388 FT / 27 ST)
Replies: 157
Views: 50711

Re: Harwood District: No.14 (388 FT / 27 ST)

The bonus picture is seriously on point. Great stuff.
by CTroyMathis
13 Sep 2022 21:42
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox Park: Modera Katy Trail (14ST)
Replies: 19
Views: 12279

Re: Knox Park: Mill Creek Residential (14ST)

The billboard that won't die.

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by CTroyMathis
12 Sep 2022 18:41
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Knox District / Knox Park
Replies: 768
Views: 420111

Re: Knox / Henderson - Knox Street Side

https://www.tdlr.texas.gov/TABS/Search/ ... 2023000684
If the application is completely accurate, 56 units in a 20 story building. 90 parking spaces underground. So maybe accurate.
by CTroyMathis
06 Sep 2022 14:05
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: 2401 McKinney (406 FT / 29 ST)
Replies: 110
Views: 43442

Re: Uptown Dallas: 2401 McKinney (406 FT / 29 ST)

Maybe try this dude:

2100 McKinney Avenue, Suite 800
Dallas, Texas 75201
(214) 863-3649
Robert Brandt

e: rbrandt at trammellcrow.com
by CTroyMathis
30 Aug 2022 13:42
Forum: Rail + Guided Transit
Topic: DALLAS to HOUSTON High Speed Rail
Replies: 548
Views: 366490

Re: DALLAS to HOUSTON High Speed Rail

I remember opening either the Morning News or the Times-Herald in the late '80s and there was a small bit about HSR between Dallas and Houston. . .

I saved that article or at least the front page blurb about it somewhere.

It's been 30+ years since then.
by CTroyMathis
25 Aug 2022 19:35
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Two Arts Plaza
Replies: 31
Views: 12166

Re: Two Arts Plaza

BTW, Troy, You for some reason have got a submarine sense of humor but I depth charged it eventually. Hey let's bury Central Expressway and cap it with that college. That would fit the name perfectly. কেন্দ্ৰীয় এক্সপ্ৰেছৱে Assamese looks cooler than Spanish, I have to say, but uh let's not change ...
by CTroyMathis
25 Aug 2022 19:33
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Two Arts Plaza
Replies: 31
Views: 12166

Re: Two Arts Plaza

Perhaps just build a college there. Maybe call it The Center but in another language. Funny, and a bit off-topic here, but despite Spanish being my first language I never knew that "Centro" means "Downtown" until I moved to Dallas. Guess that makes sense when you grow up in a ci...
by CTroyMathis
24 Aug 2022 19:40
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Two Arts Plaza
Replies: 31
Views: 12166

Re: Two Arts Plaza

Perhaps just build a college there. Maybe call it The Center but in another language.
by CTroyMathis
24 Aug 2022 19:35
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Arts District: Master Plan
Replies: 38
Views: 32091

Re: Arts District: Master Plan

One way to view the Arts District in relation to just the venues is like an oversized outdoor showroom where the buildings are individual showpieces and the hallways (streets/sidewalks) are the inside-out back-of-the-house in-between each showpiece. Not meant to linger in the hallways much. But, not...
by CTroyMathis
24 Aug 2022 11:55
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Two Arts Plaza
Replies: 31
Views: 12166

Re: Two Arts Plaza -Billlingsley

Yeah, I'm pretty sure all that was given up on years ago, regardless of relic signs.
This one just for fun, it's fourartsplaza.com: https://web.archive.org/web/20110208090 ... plaza.com/
Back, when 2 and 3 were mentioned, might as well try for 4 because why not.
by CTroyMathis
24 Aug 2022 07:21
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: Newpark Dallas/Smart District
Replies: 366
Views: 167251

Re: Downtown Dallas: Newpark Dallas/Smart District

Well, I would assume this project may be dead. After the city granted them incentives of 96.1 million yet they can’t get any tenants. https://therealdeal.com/issues_articles/magic-mike/ Sadly, the link has a paywall and is inaccessible unless you pay. If no one is interested in this property to off...
by CTroyMathis
18 Aug 2022 12:44
Forum: Urban Photography + Videography
Topic: The Daily Digital 4.0
Replies: 116
Views: 79573

Re: The Daily Digital 4.0

Dude, how high does your drone go?
by CTroyMathis
14 Aug 2022 10:44
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project
Replies: 611
Views: 427124

Re: Downtown Dallas: 2000 Ross Project

I saw first quarter 2023 recently for the hotel. Can't remember what site, might've been one of the construction contractor sites.
by CTroyMathis
11 Aug 2022 21:11
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: The Link at Uptown
Replies: 215
Views: 129278

Re: The Link at Uptown

by CTroyMathis
11 Aug 2022 10:28
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: The Link at Uptown
Replies: 215
Views: 129278

Re: The Link at Uptown

Looks like this place is lining up to go in at The Link: https://www.wagamama.us/our-menu Project Name: Wagamama Project Number: TABS2022025847 Facility Name: The Link at Uptown Location Address: 2601 Olive Street Dallas, TX 75201 Location County: Dallas Start Date: 9/26/2022 Completion Date: 12/9/2...
by CTroyMathis
09 Aug 2022 13:21
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: H-E-B Has Finally Arrived in DFW!!!
Replies: 79
Views: 14971

Re: H-E-B Has Finally Arrived in DFW!!!

Temple TX, I believe, is the HEB/Central Market distribution center/commissary that covers Upstate. Think I heard about an expansion for it, not sure. Couldn't hurt to get a bit closer, though, some day I guess when it works for them.
by CTroyMathis
08 Aug 2022 16:12
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: North Dallas: Midtown
Replies: 345
Views: 185527

Re: North Dallas: Midtown

I don't get why they just don't build a bunch of condos/small lot houses/apartments there either. Dallas already has too many random office corridors. There is already a mall there and a few employment corridors. Line it like Amsterdam. Row upon row. Good to go. Next project? Oh, and no peoplemover...
by CTroyMathis
08 Aug 2022 15:28
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Water Main Breaks
Replies: 1
Views: 383

Water Main Breaks

Looking to get some feedback on any fairly recent water main breaks, generally during this recent Summer. But, if you have some other anecdotes prior - that could still be beneficial information. I really haven't heard of or seen any recently near me, personally. Maybe you all have? Or, know some ot...
by CTroyMathis
05 Aug 2022 11:38
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: 2811 Maple (~380 FT | ~30 ST)
Replies: 47
Views: 17257

Re: Uptown Dallas: 2811 Maple (~380 FT | ~30 ST)

Stuff for the thread. As of August 1 2022, no building permits have been issued or applied for with the city. Reported: 8/1/2022 Project Title Track Project Maple Avenue Multi-Residential Development Project Type New Construction, Infrastructure Physical Address 2811 Maple Ave Map City, State (Count...
by CTroyMathis
05 Aug 2022 11:25
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Turtle Creek: Four Seasons Hotel & Residences (3001 Turtle Creek)
Replies: 82
Views: 26622

Re: Turtle Creek: Four Seasons Hotel & Residences (3001 Turtle Creek)

Some data for the thread: Reported: 7/20/2022 Project Title Track Project Four Seasons Hotel and Condo Tower Project Type New Construction Physical Address Turtle Creek Boulevard & Cedar Springs Road Map City, State (County) Dallas, TX 75219 (Dallas County) Category(s) Commercial, Residential Su...
by CTroyMathis
05 Aug 2022 11:11
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Design District: Urby Dallas I + II (~308 FT | 27 ST)
Replies: 222
Views: 73426

Re: Design District: Urby Dallas I + II (~308 FT | 27 ST)

Great location and the views of Uptown and Downtown from this building will be amazing. Hoping to tour ASAP (for RE work). Will post photos whenever I do (been thinking about those views every since the tower was announced). Whole city in view and you hardly have to turn your head! Sounds good. Jus...
by CTroyMathis
05 Aug 2022 11:06
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: 2401 McKinney (406 FT / 29 ST)
Replies: 110
Views: 43442

Re: Uptown Dallas: 2401 McKinney (406 FT / 29 ST)

I wonder if Trulucks might ghost out of some location and do a revised menu for pick-up/courier vice just shutting down for a couple of years or so whenever this project actually starts. Just thinking out loud.
by CTroyMathis
05 Aug 2022 10:25
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment
Replies: 502
Views: 294720

Re: East Quarter: ~24 Building Redevelopment

No idea about renderings still. Maybe I need to look through the windows of One Dallas Center at Saint Paul Station again and see if anything is laying around like usual! But, here's what is currently stated online elsewhere, updated late July '22: Project Title Track Project isosceles Residential P...
by CTroyMathis
04 Aug 2022 09:06
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: Business Openings and Closings
Replies: 632
Views: 423083

Re: Uptown Dallas: Business Openings and Closings

Krigler is looking like it will open inside The Ritz-Carlton, Dallas by late September occupying a relatively small space that used to be an internal gift shop. The gift shop has been dark since early 2020.

https://krigler.com/?cnt=en

As far as I know, this hasn't been in the local news. Yet.