Orlando City Council says Vue rival can rise 317 feet

The squabble between two downtown Orlando condo towers over their views of Lake Eola is still up in the air -- 317 feet in the air to be exact. Full Story
Lamar

Sanford, FL

#1 Sep 19, 2008
I guess if you don't own the view before you call your building The Vue, you can always go to City Hall and get them to stop your competitors.
Janet

United States

#2 Sep 19, 2008
test
Lamar

Mims, FL

#3 Sep 19, 2008
The City Council really knows its stuff when it comes to downtown planning. Step 1: woo private developers with taxpayer money. Step 2: Shut out anybody competing with Buddy's pals using zoning laws. Step 3: maintain smug, arrogant attitude as if your corrupt planning policies haven't made Orlando the worst of the condo-bust cities. Step 4: Place arbitrary limitations on anybody who might add value to downtown.

It pays to be on Buddy's list of approved friends.
Brian-Marc

Sanford, FL

#4 Sep 19, 2008
Taller buildings! I'm talking 700-1,000 feet.
j watson

Lakeland, FL

#5 Sep 21, 2008
at least the pent house view wil not be comprimized buddy always stands by the average joe.l
the Designer

United States

#6 Aug 24, 2009
Brian-Marc wrote:
Taller buildings! I'm talking 700-1,000 feet.
The building in question was designed to be the same height as the VUE, air traffic control regulates the height, hence the tallest building is only 440', sun trust

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