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by Tivo_Kenevil
17 Apr 2021 19:25
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Henderson Avenue Corridor
Replies: 244
Views: 140248

Re: Henderson Avenue Corridor

This one was just approved. Screen Shot 2018-04-11 at 2.42.57 PM.jpg https://www.dmagazine.com/frontburner/2019/07/lets-check-in-on-that-planned-mixed-use-development-on-henderson-ave/ Safe to say this is dead right? Just passed by the neighborhood... Absolutely no progress.What a shame. Edit: well...
by Tivo_Kenevil
16 Apr 2021 23:00
Forum: The Bus + Roads/Highways/Bridges
Topic: I-345
Replies: 332
Views: 141200

Re: I-345

They care about their jobs.. so I could see them going with tearing it down just to have something else to do and they can point to created jobs/ economic impact! look we did something! Fair is fair, I am not a traffic engineer, and I did just use an anecdote to present my case. :mrgreen: Morris an...
by Tivo_Kenevil
16 Apr 2021 14:07
Forum: The Bus + Roads/Highways/Bridges
Topic: I-345
Replies: 332
Views: 141200

Re: I-345

I'm a long term Dallasite :D , that while not being a traffic engineer, I am an engineer used to reading long technical reports that hide flaws in fluffy renderings and emotional pandering. Perhaps, your fluff reading abilities are good. But perhaps your road progrnasatcations are shite too. You're...
by Tivo_Kenevil
14 Apr 2021 17:54
Forum: Suburban + Exurban Development
Topic: Legacy West
Replies: 382
Views: 193928

Re: Legacy West

Were the deck park plans abandoned? I hadn't heard anything so I just assumed it was going to happen eventually. Well, this is better than it was before that's for sure. The Legacy developments are so inward facing that it will be difficult to glue them together without a deck park. I don't see why...
by Tivo_Kenevil
14 Apr 2021 17:51
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Deep Ellum 1.0
Replies: 846
Views: 402558

Re: Deep Ellum 1.0

Tacos, good luck. They'll have some very stiff competition!

Food aside, great design.
by Tivo_Kenevil
14 Apr 2021 17:49
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park 3.0
Replies: 833
Views: 412912

Re: Victory Park 3.0

Not exactly my definition of a plaza given that it's mostly grass. But nonetheless, it can serve as a nice pocket park for the neighborhood
by Tivo_Kenevil
13 Apr 2021 00:14
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: City Lights
Replies: 127
Views: 78151

Re: Downtown Dallas: City Lights

mdg109 wrote:Awesome. Anyone have an update on the damaged property next door?

I forget about that accident. Any word ??
by Tivo_Kenevil
13 Apr 2021 00:10
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park 3.0
Replies: 833
Views: 412912

Re: Victory Park 3.0

Must we allow all parking monoliths to not even try to cover up their buttholes?
by Tivo_Kenevil
12 Apr 2021 19:15
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)
Replies: 523
Views: 272600

Re: Arts District: Flora & Olive Tower (~441 FT / ~39 ST)

Great addition, totally agree. Make downtown a Brickell^^
by Tivo_Kenevil
10 Apr 2021 11:20
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oak Cliff Progressing
Replies: 153
Views: 81626

Re: Oak Cliff Progressing

Something Unreported is about to go down on greenbriar st. with direct access to the Trinity... More affordable 1M townhomes i presume..
by Tivo_Kenevil
05 Apr 2021 13:30
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oak Cliff Progressing
Replies: 153
Views: 81626

Re: Oak Cliff Progressing

Tnexster wrote:I have never been in there, are those donuts any good?

Yes, highly recommend. The donuts are really loaded up with toppings. And they have lots of baked goods on sale other than donuts. They even sell popcorn!

Their hours of operation are good for a donut shop too. They close at 6!
by Tivo_Kenevil
04 Apr 2021 20:06
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oak Cliff Progressing
Replies: 153
Views: 81626

Re: Oak Cliff Progressing

Another one bites the dust
by Tivo_Kenevil
04 Apr 2021 19:51
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oak Cliff Progressing
Replies: 153
Views: 81626

Re: Oak Cliff Progressing

MC_ScattCat wrote:https://www.dallasnews.com/business/real-estate/2020/10/02/new-apartment-community-planned-for-oak-cliff-will-overlook-downtown/

I'm curious if they are tearing down the little church or building around it.


They tore down the church.
by Tivo_Kenevil
01 Apr 2021 19:38
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Oak Cliff: Bishop Arts
Replies: 502
Views: 311414

Re: Oak Cliff: Bishop Arts

Has anyone seen the new retail spaces over there on Davis by the Sherwin Williams?! Last i went over there they looked like stucco turds.
by Tivo_Kenevil
29 Mar 2021 22:26
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park 3.0
Replies: 833
Views: 412912

Re: Victory Park 3.0

I think the Tom Thumb has been a major plus. I go to that Tom thumb once a week. That's the biggest draw for me!
by Tivo_Kenevil
27 Mar 2021 11:35
Forum: The Bus + Roads/Highways/Bridges
Topic: DART: Bus system
Replies: 76
Views: 31803

Re: DART: Bus system

Thanks for posting! How exciting!

Remember when Dart said this: iT WiLl TaKe uS tEn yEArS To ChANge eR BuS RoUtes!
by Tivo_Kenevil
26 Mar 2021 14:54
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: Dallas High School
Replies: 116
Views: 48334

Re: Downtown Dallas: Dallas High School

Pompous would be the names of some of these poorly made buildings with their cheap and terrible looking architecture. I Feel free to criticize the architecture and the build quality and the names (wishing the Chole had not a mis-print), but the names you gave implicated the renters, not the archite...
by Tivo_Kenevil
26 Mar 2021 14:50
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: H-E-B Has Finally Arrived in DFW!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 427

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

Addison wrote:
Tivo_Kenevil wrote:I don't really care we have Central Market already. Lol


It's not the same though.


Meh.. close enough.
by Tivo_Kenevil
26 Mar 2021 14:04
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: H-E-B Has Finally Arrived in DFW!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 427

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

I don't really care we have Central Market already. Lol
by Tivo_Kenevil
26 Mar 2021 08:11
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: East Dallas: Ross Avenue Corridor
Replies: 150
Views: 89382

Re: East Dallas: Ross Avenue Corridor

The project was always planned to be a generic apartment wrap. It just so happened that they were forced to incorporate some vestiges of the old building. So it's like 70% generic apartment wrap project now.
by Tivo_Kenevil
24 Mar 2021 21:53
Forum: Rail + Guided Transit
Topic: DART D2 Subway
Replies: 441
Views: 204125

Re: DART D2 Subway

Per Twitter D2 Passed. Again. https://www.dmagazine.com/frontburner/2021/03/dart-d2-subway-dallas-city-council-resolution-vote/ So they split D2 into zone A and B? Does that mean its over? What is the point of this? It’s a just in case they change their mind about deep Ellum? What are the deep ellu...
by Tivo_Kenevil
24 Mar 2021 18:06
Forum: Rail + Guided Transit
Topic: DART D2 Subway
Replies: 441
Views: 204125

Re: DART D2 Subway

by Tivo_Kenevil
24 Mar 2021 16:29
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Corporate Relocations/Expansions
Replies: 523
Views: 246006

Re: Corporate Relocations/Expansions

Austin taking over, telling u guys. I know your comment was kind of tongue in cheek, but there is truth to that. It literally seems to be turning into San Francisco Bay Area 2.0 Yep. Plus they're constantly being rated as one of the best places to live. The way things are going i wouldn't be surpri...
by Tivo_Kenevil
24 Mar 2021 16:15
Forum: City Issues/News
Topic: Corporate Relocations/Expansions
Replies: 523
Views: 246006

Re: Corporate Relocations/Expansions

Austin taking over, telling u guys.
by Tivo_Kenevil
19 Mar 2021 16:11
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: The Quadrangle
Replies: 42
Views: 17655

Re: Uptown Dallas: The Quadrangle

What's a quadrangle? Is that some sort of muscular injury?
by Tivo_Kenevil
19 Mar 2021 16:07
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: DTD: Farmer's Market 1.0
Replies: 235
Views: 137616

Re: DTD: Farmer's Market 1.0

Cool. Side note that same architectural firm that's listed here did addison circle multifamily as well
by Tivo_Kenevil
19 Mar 2021 16:04
Forum: Rail + Guided Transit
Topic: DART D2 Subway
Replies: 441
Views: 204125

Re: DART D2 Subway

I haven't followed the *dramatic saga of DART D2* as closely as many, so from my limited knowledge on the topic... This basically means it's dead in the water for now, right? No.See patrick kennedys twitter. Basically ,he's saying engineering the subway and a trenched 345 is NOT the point of conten...
by Tivo_Kenevil
17 Mar 2021 13:25
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown: Jackson at Market Parking Garage
Replies: 15
Views: 825

Re: Downtown: Jackson at Market Parking Garage

I have no hopes for this.
by Tivo_Kenevil
17 Mar 2021 13:14
Forum: Rail + Guided Transit
Topic: DART D2 Subway
Replies: 441
Views: 204125

Re: DART D2 Subway

I haven't followed the *dramatic saga of DART D2* as closely as many, so from my limited knowledge on the topic... This basically means it's dead in the water for now, right? No.See patrick kennedys twitter. Basically ,he's saying engineering the subway and a trenched 345 is NOT the point of conten...
by Tivo_Kenevil
15 Mar 2021 14:41
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Victory Park 3.0
Replies: 833
Views: 412912

Re: Victory Park 3.0

Noice!
by Tivo_Kenevil
13 Mar 2021 10:42
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 342
Views: 175000

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

I'm so tired of stucco..and idk what it is... But I've yet see decent stucco apartments in this city

We don't know how execute the style properly and the stucco quality looks cheap
by Tivo_Kenevil
12 Mar 2021 10:11
Forum: Rail + Guided Transit
Topic: DART D2 Subway
Replies: 441
Views: 204125

Re: DART D2 Subway

Yeah reducing the foot print is a good compromise. But TXDot only knows how to expand
by Tivo_Kenevil
12 Mar 2021 00:18
Forum: Rail + Guided Transit
Topic: DART D2 Subway
Replies: 441
Views: 204125

Re: DART D2 Subway

Nothing will be built lol
by Tivo_Kenevil
11 Mar 2021 20:10
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 342
Views: 175000

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

So the JPI and Street light development would make up the 700+ Apartments listed in the description? That alone make it's better than anything previously proposed on this site.
by Tivo_Kenevil
05 Mar 2021 16:33
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: DDI Annual Meeting
Replies: 11
Views: 820

Re: DDI Annual Meeting

The 508 Young project is a disgrace! what they plan to do to the front of building and turn into a drive through is ridiculous. The Rock of truth won't be what ppl first see when they approach the building..but rather a valet service. So sad. George Dahl would be livid. This city doesn't know how t...
by Tivo_Kenevil
05 Mar 2021 12:59
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: 2200 Pacific
Replies: 52
Views: 12042

Re: Downtown Dallas: 2200 Pacific

undefinedprocess wrote:Also, shameless plug to both of you (Tnexster & Tivo_Kenevil), are y'all in the DFWU Discord yet? If not, you need to join.

Haven't joined yet
by Tivo_Kenevil
05 Mar 2021 10:57
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Uptown Dallas: McKinney/Boll Tower - 2614 McKinney Ave - (18 ST)
Replies: 173
Views: 89598

Re: Uptown Dallas: McKinney/Boll Tower - 2614 McKinney Ave - (18 ST)

Wow i've always liked the original plan. Hopefully it remains the same.
by Tivo_Kenevil
05 Mar 2021 10:53
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: KDC & Miyama Project - 30 ST
Replies: 95
Views: 29016

Re: KDC & Miyama Project - 30 ST

Tnexster wrote:Still possible, we are about to bust out of this pandemic.


Gregg Abbott:Enters Chat...
by Tivo_Kenevil
05 Mar 2021 10:50
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Downtown Dallas: 2200 Pacific
Replies: 52
Views: 12042

Re: Downtown Dallas: 2200 Pacific

Just dropping in to bump this up a bit. Been dreaming about an 800 footer overlooking Carpenter & the EQ (as well as Deep Ellum in the opposite direction). Dream with me for a second y'all... In an IDEAL world, what style of architecture would you like to see on a tower of that size here? Somet...
by Tivo_Kenevil
05 Mar 2021 10:44
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: DDI Annual Meeting
Replies: 11
Views: 820

Re: DDI Annual Meeting

The 508 Young project is a disgrace! what they plan to do to the front of building and turn into a drive through is ridiculous. The Rock of truth won't be what ppl first see when they approach the building..but rather a valet service. So sad. George Dahl would be livid. This city doesn't know how to...
by Tivo_Kenevil
04 Mar 2021 17:54
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: DDI Annual Meeting
Replies: 11
Views: 820

DDI Annual Meeting

Downton Dallas Inc's Annual Meeting 2021


https://youtu.be/fwBHyhs7f90

Video actually starts at 7:43
by Tivo_Kenevil
02 Mar 2021 12:31
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 342
Views: 175000

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

Tucy wrote:
Tivo_Kenevil wrote:So nothing really has changed?...


LOL Yeah, I couldn't detect any changes. Classic example of Steve Brown's development puffing service.

He gotta meet his quota of development "news". If there's no new stories or updates..Refabricate an existing story!
by Tivo_Kenevil
02 Mar 2021 12:30
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Harwood Int'l District: No.14 (388 FT / 27 ST)
Replies: 61
Views: 14484

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

Somehow I feel like Harwood will destroy the sidewalks and it make it less pedestrian friendly! As w/ most Harwood projects... Meh. Not excited
by Tivo_Kenevil
02 Mar 2021 12:04
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 342
Views: 175000

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

So nothing really has changed?...
by Tivo_Kenevil
27 Feb 2021 13:43
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 342
Views: 175000

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

I think it may be more of "confused" "announcement." 750 apartments in a 17 story building seems unlikely. I don't know what that site is, but it looks like they may have cobbled together a set of random statements from the developer's earlier description of their first phase an...
by Tivo_Kenevil
27 Feb 2021 08:25
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment
Replies: 342
Views: 175000

Re: Cityplace East: ACS/Xerox redevelopment

https://inewhomes.com/the-central-phase-one-complex Can anyone confirm a groundbreaking on this site. Apparently a residential component (17 story high rise) is under construction. This interesting. Originally, the plan called for the following: "Plans for the first phase of The Central includ...
by Tivo_Kenevil
25 Feb 2021 00:24
Forum: Urban Development
Topic: North Dallas: Midtown
Replies: 250
Views: 110250

Re: North Dallas: Midtown

rono3849 wrote:
undefinedprocess wrote:Probably just strapped for cash like we all thought. I agree, it’s a disaster on many levels.


The site is a dust bowl now. Why the movie theater is still standing is beyond me.


Ppl still go to the movies?

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