The buildings are up, the hoardings are down – a new urban look for Pacific Boulevard from Cambie Bridge to BC Place:

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Here’s roughly what it looked like before – way before, from the look of the stadium roof:

Pac 2

 

Note the new bike/ped way between the bridge and condo:

Pac 3 (1) (Large)

 

Coolest new feature: the swimming pool bubble in the courtyard of the condo:

Pac 3 (2) (Large)

But why the use of so much dark gray in an already light-constrained space?