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Park Fifth


Following the progress of a Downtown mega-development.


Park 5th Model

By Eric Richardson — January 29, 2010 — 32 Comments

One of Downtown's mega-projects seemingly rose from the dead yesterday, as developer David Houk told the Downtown News that his $1.3 billion plan to build two towers...


No Longer Looking Up

By Eric Richardson — December 08, 2009 — 18 Comments

Downtown is no longer "Looking Up."

A paint-splotched sign advertising Park Fifth was finally put out of its misery this morning, long after the mega-project ceased...


By Eric Richardson — June 26, 2008 — 11 Comments

Downtown mega-development Park Fifth sent an excited email out to its mailing list today to say that all necessary city approvals were now final, having passed their...


By Eric Richardson — April 24, 2008 — 10 Comments

Friday morning the board of the Community Redevelopment Agency approved the Public Benefits package for the Park Fifth project, a $17.7 million package that includes...


By Eric Richardson — April 02, 2008 — 9 Comments

While quiet lately, the massive Park Fifth development slated to rise north of Pershing Square continues to make forward progress. The project submitted its Supplemental...


Park 5th Model

By Dave Bullock and Eric Richardson — November 29, 2007 — 17 Comments

The Park Fifth project is hosting a sneak peak tonight for its new sales center in the Gas Company Tower (it runs until 7pm if you're in the neighborhood). Though...


By Eric Richardson — November 02, 2007 — 20 Comments

Yesterday Curbed posted a rumor that the Park Fifth project had lost its main investor and fired its sales staff and marketing director. While aspects of the post...


By Eric Richardson — May 07, 2007 — 17 Comments

The Downtown News was talking about the Park Fifth project two and a half weeks ago (and so were we), but the Times just got the story out today. It's mostly...


By Eric Richardson — April 20, 2007 — 21 Comments

In their just-released issue the Downtown News talks up the big plans for Park Fifth, a massive development slated for the parking lot south of Metro 417. The project...