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Large staircases, a staple of recent Populous (nee HOK) projects, are all over the place.
Catwalks provide access to the View Level seats (from the Ballpark Authority July update)
Very interesting detail starting to appear here.
I think that's a pig up there on that vane!
For those who have never seen it up close, that's what it looks like when steam comes out of the HERC plant.
End of the line.
This shows the area where the Northstar platform connects with the ballpark (that translucent oval). Above that is the area which will house the Twins operations offices.
The outline of an infield has appeared on the asphalt in advance of the ground-breaking on Thursday night.
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Finished product (Field Terrace)
Here's the field of posts which will support the third base side of the grandstand. Some walls have started to appear about where the Northstar riders will enter the park.
The beautiful Promenade has become a sea of temporary barricades. (Smoker's Row outside the unnumbered gate)
A trailer village has sprung up to the south.
Here's where I was when the alarm went off, and though the siren wasn't terribly loud, at least one guy is plugging his ears.
This looks from the base of the stairs, behind the big pillars, toward the street.
Though there's nothing there now, you have to believe they'll find a way to add a party deck up there at some point.
This was actually taken from the top floor of the International Market Square.
Steps going up at Gate 29/Carew
For reference, this is that same area as viewed from the seat locator.
Better them than me
Just to the right, more ticket machines. These things are everywhere.
Uh oh. Schizophrenia.
Note that, even though the scoreboard appears strategically placed, it's the outfield stands which block any potential view of the field from this roof.
Inspecting the delivery
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Working on the main concourse right about directly behind the plate.
Selected Bibliography - Analysis
First Edition (1992)
Second Edition (2006)
Selected Bibliography - Surveys
Second Edition (1987)
Not a "Third Edition" exactly,
but it replaced the above title
(2000, large coffee table)
Original edition (2000, round)
Revised edition (2006, round)
(2001, medium coffee table)
(2002, small coffee table)
(2003, medium coffee table)
(2004, very large coffee table)
(2006, very large coffee table)
Combines the previous two titles
(2007, medium coffee table)
Selected Bibliography - Nostalgia
Book and six ballpark miniatures