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The architects combined the buildings’ main façade ingredients—brick, mortar, aluminum trim, and urethane detailing—in different patterns and color combinations to echo the variety of the existing streetscape.

In addition to replacing the old towers with smaller-scale housing, Torti Gallas helped repair the urban fabric by filling in empty lots and rehabilitating existing buildings.

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