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by mplser
October 17th, 2020, 10:58 am
Forum: Saint Paul
Topic: Big Daddy's BBQ redevelopment
Replies: 9
Views: 2078

Re: Big Daddy's BBQ redevelopment

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by mplser
July 16th, 2020, 7:08 pm
Forum: Saint Paul
Topic: Big Daddy's BBQ redevelopment
Replies: 9
Views: 2078

Re: Big Daddy's BBQ redevelopment

So they just demolished the 2 buildings where Big Daddy's was. Apparently they won't be reopening in the new building once it's complete, but there might be a worker-owned co-op BBQ place there in it's place.
by mplser
October 9th, 2019, 6:19 pm
Forum: Transportation
Topic: MSP to Rochester High Speed Rail
Replies: 466
Views: 62629

Re: MSP to Rochester High Speed Rail

I hope something is worked out whether it's on existing rail or along 52. It seems to make too much sense to connect Rochester and MSP. How great is 52 during a snowstorm? I totaled a 6 month old car on 52 in a snowstorm. It was also full of all of my boyfriend's worldly belongings because i was he...
by mplser
March 30th, 2019, 8:53 pm
Forum: Saint Paul
Topic: Spruce Tree Center renovation
Replies: 8
Views: 2147

Re: Spruce Tree Center renovation

And I never thought I would be in the apparent majority by saying that this is definitely one of my favorite buildings along University.
The "Music & Book Landfill" building at Griggs and University with the art deco clocktower is by far my favorite, but this one isn't terrible
by mplser
March 6th, 2019, 12:44 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - Downtown
Topic: Federal Reserve Riverfront Parking Ramp
Replies: 98
Views: 17581

Re: Federal Reserve Riverfront Parking Ramp

the Fed is somehow exempt from everything
by mplser
February 21st, 2019, 6:53 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - Downtown
Topic: 1400 Park Avenue
Replies: 142
Views: 50635

Re: 1400 Park Avenue

I don't pay but I can see the whole article. weird.
by mplser
November 30th, 2018, 10:19 pm
Forum: Greater Minnesota
Topic: Duluth Residential Tower (15 stories)
Replies: 9
Views: 3566

Re: Duluth Residential Tower (15 stories)

theres plenty of parking lots within like 2 blocks of here. sad that 2 prewar buildings and an affordable lodging option has to go
by mplser
May 6th, 2018, 10:51 am
Forum: Anything Goes
Topic: Amazon's New HQ?
Replies: 280
Views: 21252

Re: Amazon's New HQ?

that's definitely a good "problem" to have
by mplser
May 2nd, 2018, 3:29 pm
Forum: Anything Goes
Topic: Accessory Dwelling Units
Replies: 126
Views: 18901

Re: Accessory Dwelling Units

"At its April 16 meeting, the Union Park District Council Committee on Land Use and Economic Development unanimously supported ordinance changes that would make ADUs allowable citywide and allowing them to be built on parcels smaller than 5,000 square feet, as long as it is within the existing struc...
by mplser
April 20th, 2018, 10:14 am
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: 2009 Lyndale Avenue - CPM Development
Replies: 42
Views: 6092

Re: 2009 Lyndale Avenue - CPM Development

It has yet to be painted. But yes it looks terrible unfinished.
OMG that is very reassuring! I'm glad they will be painting it!
by mplser
April 18th, 2018, 4:32 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: 2009 Lyndale Avenue - CPM Development
Replies: 42
Views: 6092

Re: 2009 Lyndale Avenue - CPM Development

so they have most of the siding up, and it's pretty cheap looking...
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by mplser
April 14th, 2018, 5:49 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - North, Northeast, and Southeast / University of Minnesota
Topic: Art and Architecture Building Development - 3338 University Ave SE - 14 Stories / 155'
Replies: 112
Views: 37154

Re: Art and Architecture Building Redevelopment - 3338 University Ave SE - 17 Stories / 195'

Huh? There would be outrage about any private (and most public) development in any neighborhood park, and rightly so. The analogy doesn't hold at all.

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so you think the tower should never have been built?
by mplser
April 5th, 2018, 12:05 am
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Mozaic (all phases)
Replies: 581
Views: 74415

Re: Mozaic (all phases)

this appears to be almost topped out already
by mplser
March 7th, 2018, 8:51 am
Forum: Minneapolis - Downtown
Topic: Eleven - 1111 West River Parkway - 41 stories / 550'
Replies: 325
Views: 87411

Re: Eleven (Ryan Condo Tower) - 1111 West River Parkway - 39 stories / >450'

wow this is beautiful. it looks like something that belongs in Streeterville or River North. can't wait!
by mplser
March 6th, 2018, 7:08 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - Downtown
Topic: Cambria / Fairfield Hotels - 41 10th Street N (former Ramada block)
Replies: 63
Views: 16649

Re: Cambria / Fairfield Hotels - 41 10th Street N (former Ramada block)

does anyone know why the ramada was demolished? it shows up on google streetview from 2007 and looks like its in great condition?
by mplser
March 6th, 2018, 12:22 pm
Forum: Minneapolis - General Topics and Citywide Issues
Topic: Smaller Scale "Missing Middle" Multi-Family Development
Replies: 73
Views: 13166

Re: Smaller Scale Multi-Family Infill

yes. more of this needs to happen
by mplser
March 6th, 2018, 11:22 am
Forum: Minneapolis - South, Southwest, and Uptown
Topic: Apartments at Franklin and Park - 1925 Park Ave
Replies: 7
Views: 2074

Re: Apartments at Franklin and Park - 1925 Park Ave

i hope the modular construction will be cheaper and allow for cheaper market-rate rents