Cosmopolitan 10-08-14 Progress!!
Wednesday October 8, 2014
by Bettie DeWitt: I may have posted it but Clayton did all the work!
Wednesday October 1, 2014
by Bettie DeWitt Here’s October 1st’s lovely set of photos by our friend Clayton in the Encore. Doesn’t he have just the best perch to chronicle this block’s transformation? We are very grateful to him for showing us what progress … Read More
Today’s Towering Construction!
Friday September 26, 2014
by Bettie DeWitt Look at this panoramic shot taken on this beautiful autumnal day by our Eye-in-the-Encore, Clayton. You can see everyone’s working very hard – the support columns are now visible from the Northrup side as they have achieved … Read More
Tower Columns – Concrete and Rebar
Wednesday September 24, 2014
by Bettie DeWitt A very artsy close up of the start of The Cosmopolitan’s tower columns which will eventually hold 28 stories of luxury condominiums. For anyone taking notes, we’ll use 12,000 YARDS of concrete and 3.2 MILLION POUNDS of rebar!! … Read More
Onward and Upward!
Friday September 19, 2014
by Bettie DeWitt Have you noticed how quiet it’s been in the neighborhood, construction-wise? The 24” auger (above) was a big reason. Instead of the constant pounding of pile driving, we chose the more expensive-but-quieter option of digging into the … Read More