That is a nice photo of the city.
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Austin, I was going to wait until Frost appeared finished from a distance.
In digital form, my photographs from the Amon Carter Museum start in 2002. I'm sure I still have some old prints from earlier than that. I also went back and looked for some from other nearby points. I actually have a scanned photo that was taken from the UNTHSC in 2000.
I have added Mt. Zion Baptist Church on the main site, but I thought I would post the photograph of the building here. It's located at 1101 Evans Ave., and it was built between 1919 and 1921. A small education building was built to the rear of the church in 1960.
I have already posted this photograph on Architecture in Fort Worth's Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter pages, but I thought I would post it here on the forum. I took this picture on Friday when the lighting conditions and the sky were just perfect. It is a shot of two buildings that have been maligned here on the forum. The subject matter is the Fort Worth City Hall (1971) by Edward Durell Stone and the AT&T Building (1926-1971) by Komatsu Associates.
After I took this shot, a couple from Florida stopped to ask me what building that was and when it was built. I told them and they told me that this was their second trip to Fort Worth and they really liked the city.
The lights may not be able to change color due to the technology and wiring on the light fixtures. Those are built into the Sundance Square Towers and I don't think the fixtures have ever been switched out. That would make them a vintage of the early 1980's. The probably do not have the capabilities of changing colors. The only work that Sundance Square is probably doing is to switch out the old lamps for new LED lamps.
I drove downtown to see the brighter lights at the top of the Bank of America Tower. I really didn't need to drive very far. When I backed out of my driveway, I could see them from the street in front of my house. My neighbors across the street have a good view of the entire skyline from their front yards. (through the trees)
The project that is referenced will go on the entire city block bounded by 4th, Houston, 5th, and Throckmorton Streets. It's the old Monnig's Department Store site that has been a parking lot since 1991. The piece of property that you think is too small, is actually that, because you can't make a parking garage fit or work on a 100' x 100' site.
The Fort Worth Star-Telegram is reporting that the removal and replacement of the facade of Sundance West has started. Scaffolding has started going up on 2nd Street. According to the article everything will be removed and replaced on the exterior. Here's a link to the article by Sandra Baker:
I'm willing to bet that any signage that Sundance puts up with the Nissan name will be very discrete and subtle. There also may be very few things that show the Nissan name. The DDRB hears all cases regarding signage, so I'm sure that if there are signs that will be placed, it will go before the DDRB in a public hearing where anyone, including member of this forum may express their opinions.