Monday, February 12, 2018

UPDATE. Growth spurt at 149 East Wilson since our previous visit


Walking from northeast to southwest along John Nolen Drive (Build that Wilson Wall)


All photos by Retiring Guy



11/3/2017 update, "Two views of 149 East Wilson from John Nolen Drive," starts here.

Photos by Retiring Guy



9/22/2017 update, "The 'shafting' of 149 East Wilson, Madison, Wisconsin", starts here.

Photos and video by Retiring Guy






7/12/2017 update, "Now under construction:  Another chapter in The Towering Isthmus saga", starts here.

So begins 149 East Wilson.


Photo and videos by Retiring Guy





Original 9/19/2014 post, "Coming Soon:  Another Chapter in The Towering Isthmus Saga?", starts here.

149 East Wilson Street. Madison, Wisconsin.


Close-up

In answer to the question in the title, there is a plan.

14 stories
127 apartments
1st floor retail
What will the neighbors say?

Marina Condominiums (opened in 2005)
137 East Wilson Street
(Unit 810, 2126 sq.ft. available for $725,000)

"We're not taking this lying down," ie., fightin' words to that effect

Other "Towering Isthmus" posts:
Blue Velvet.  (9/10/2014)
The New Edgewater Hotel gets ready for its fireworks celebration.  (9/10/2014) 
Among the first wave of towers on the Isthmus.  (9/9/2014)
For those of you who haven't stood at the intersection of West Gilman and State Street in Madison Wisconsin lately.  (9/9/2014)
A tree grows on West Gilman Street.  (9/9/2014) 
Nobly or otherwise, this is no longer the question.  (9/8/2014) 
Deconstruction complete at 17, 19, 25 North Webster and 201 East Mifflin Streets.  (9/7/2014)
The towering isthmus (left to right).  (8/27/2014)
9 more stories to go.  (7/25/2014)
The Towering Isthmus (and the 3 cranes): For folks who can afford the view.  (7/22/2014) 
That Was Then, This is Now: The 400 Block of West Gilman.  (7/18/2014)
The towers of Porta Bella.  (7/18/2014)
New housing rising.  (5/8/2014)
Cranes over Porta Bella.  (4/22/2014)

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