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Gate 34 Puckett
The Northstar station at night
Do you know who did this drawing? If so, please tell me so I can give them proper credit.
Today's late-inning office.
New Downtown Minneapolis Public Library (Source: RP)
This is the actual entrance for Gate 6. Notice how close the seating will be. The back row of the lower deck will be mere inches beyond that inner support post.
Thanks for all the hard work out there, Cold Safety-Line Dudes. (I'm glad that my job does not require safety lines...)
These openings will facilitate access to the catwalks which run throughout the canopy.
This will be a great sight on game nights.
This is as close as I could get to a pedestrian-eye view of the main entrance. This is what you'll see as you enter by coming down Sixth Street.
The main concourse.
For reference, here's that spot on the model.
Most of the main concourse is filled with construction materials...
In the foreground you can see the supports for the plaza as it will meet the corner of North Seventh Street and Third Avenue North.
That's Bert back at the Met on Photo Day, September 15, 1974.
Walkway construction is progressing
The ballpark development area expanded by 1000 feet in each direction
Overview of the storage tracks.
The county of my birth!
What a great sight!
The brown grass was left over from the first attempt at groundbreaking (canceled after the 35W bridge collapse)
Row indicators are spray-painted with stencils over rust and peeling paint.
Notice that the wooden-backed club seats are now covered by a green tarp for protection from the elements.
Up inside the circulation building. (That's the LRT platform visible through the windows.)
B ramp improvements are finally becoming usable. The doors lead to the plaza beneath the skyway steps.
Stairs and escalator down to the platform
Large staircases, a staple of recent Populous (nee HOK) projects, are all over the place.
Twins president Dave St. Peter presents his list of fan suggestions to the Ballpark Authority
For those not wishing to suffer through my media rant, please enjoy this picture of my lilacs in full bloom.
World Series trophies on display at left
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