Tall Towers: Purposeful Density or Loose Tower Disease?


Is the current movement of returning downtown to live in towers promoting livable cities, or are such towers a blight on urbanism. Who is right? This session showed three points of view: No tall buildings; managed districts based on specific criteria, i.e., viewsheds, etc.; and the more density the better.

Stefanos Polyzoides, Principal, Moule & Polyzoides Architects & Urbanists
Sinclair Black, FAIA, Architect, Black & Vernooy

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