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Old Posted Jun 29, 2009, 5:50 PM
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CBDs form the way they do because they're meant to centralize and house a white collar workforce. Bank towers, municipal towers, etc..

San Antonio's downtown doesn't have such need, and with a classic building stock, they don't need to put up tall condo towers. That, and having your tallest building be a condo tower smacks of fakery.
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