Hint Of Activity This Month On The Skyrise Construction Permit

A construction permit was applied for earlier this year to build the Skyrise tower in downtown Miami. It then lay dormant, until this month.

Records show that someone requested to activate the permit on November 6.

Although the permit has been applied for, the actual plans for the building are still not in for review – so it remains a long way from approval.

Here’s a rundown of all the activity on the permit for this year.

On January 22, 2020, an application for a construction permit was submitted.

Then on January 27, an Arquitectonica employee filed to modify the permit and change the contractor. The new contractor is Brad Meltzer of Plaza Construction.

Sometime later in the year, the application may have expired.

On November 6, a request was made to reactivate the permit (but the actual plans still haven’t been submitted). That is the most recent activity that is visible.

The total usable area that is being built at Skyrise is listed at 115,780 square feet, with a $200m cost of construction. Here’s how it breaks down, according to the newly filed application:

  • Recreational – 85,790 square feet spread across 12 floors
  • General Commercial – 12,000 square feet on level 2
  • Juice Bar/Coffee Shop/Bakery/ Deli/Ice Cream Shop/Cigar Bar – 1,150 square feet
  • Restaurant – 4,000 square feet
  • Retail – 12,760 square feet

 

 

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Anonymous
4 days ago

Feel like I’m the only person here that likes it sometimes

Anonymous
4 days ago

Might be because you like toe nail clippers?

Anonymous
4 days ago

How can anyone not like this?!? It’s stunning and a beautiful tourist attraction. This will enrich Miami’s skyline and it will make it iconic. But what are they waiting for??? Build it already!

Anonymous
4 days ago

Just the tip

Anonymous
4 days ago

Puta

Anonymous
4 days ago

Don’t forget elysee and okan 👀

Anonymous G
4 days ago

Would be unique addition to the skyline for sure.

POLO
4 days ago

I have a fealing sooner, or later , this thing will come out of the ground.

Anonymous
4 days ago

And it will be amazing!!!!!

Anonymous
4 days ago

Hopefully once this is built, we can get rid of that idiotic wheel. Or at least we could build another one to compete the penis🤗

Anonymous
4 days ago

How much longer?

Anonymous
4 days ago

2032 start

Anonymous
4 days ago

I hope never.. this thing is ugly!

Anonymous
4 days ago

Sir, did you straighten slinkies as a kid?

Anonymous
4 days ago

No.. but I straightened your sister…..

Anonymous
4 days ago

This is a game changer for Downtown Miami. Can’t wait!!! And I love the look of it too❤️

Anonymous
4 days ago

Hopefully they build it and hopefully they revamp Bayside Market with it.

Anonymous
4 days ago

wasn’t it originally supposed to be done by next year. LOL

Shawn Kouri
4 days ago

Hello. I seen pictures of some construction activity but why hasn’t anything been done. They probably have been permits filed. But why haven’t we heard about anything about this project ever cents. Just build for Pete’s sake.

Anonymous
4 days ago

Because there is no point of this project other than to erect a phallic skyscraper; pun intended. If this project had a huge ROI projected, it would have been vertical by now.

Shawn Kouri
1 minute ago

OK so someone tell them to get it done. I seen pictures of the foundation and everything. I’m sure permits were already filed. When is this thing supposed to be done? Why do they keep delaying the project? Why? Why? Construction was supposed to begin in 2015 and be completed in 2018. Look at One Bayfront Plaza. They should’ve started construction years ago and they said years later that they were going to break ground in 2019 with completion in 2021 or 2022. Here we are and all they are doing is sitting around eating trash. They just got FAA approval but no building permit pending.

Anonymous
4 days ago

i don’t like the design of this tower but i don’t want to be like The melo haters that always look at the negative side of things, this tower will bring entertainment and create jobs so it wll be positive for Miami

Anonymous
4 days ago

Well build it in South Miami or Homestead somewhere, just don’t put it front and center in downtown Miami.

Anonymous
4 days ago

You sound stupid why the hell would you build it way out there dummy!

Anonymous
4 days ago

Because it’s ugly as you are and I wouldn’t have to throw up looking at it every time I’m on the freeway.

Anonymous
4 days ago

Game Changer! Miami Winning! But Miami still needs a Gentings Resort Casino.

Anonymous
2 days ago

We could have both

Anonymous
4 days ago

Love it.
Please get the ball rolling on this one. This will definitely be a boon to downtown Miami

Anonymous
4 days ago

I’ve Looked at this structure at least 100 times an still don’t understand why people hate it so much? It’s not like there are beautiful bulidings in Miami to look at that’s any better, maybe 2 or 3 but mostly white boxes with balconies! I guess I can understand if it was residential or an office building but It’s an entertainment venue. A place you can go and have a good time so it’s not going to look like the usual buildings we see around Miami. I for one don’t mind the design but for those who don’t like it I’m interested in knowing how you think it should look?

Anonymous
4 days ago

I would rather have Genting’s resort casino.

Anonymous
4 days ago

Agree. But why not have both? If we can’t have one, than at least the other. But, the Genting resorts casino should be built without question!

Anonymous
4 days ago

Miami will win with this one.
Build it soon.

Anonymous
4 days ago

Next updates needed:

• Okan Tower
• Waldorf Astoria

🥰

Anonymous
4 days ago

The only thing holding this project up is a clear path for Berkowitz to defraud taxpayers.

Anonymous
4 days ago

TNM needs a “HaHa” choice as well as thumbs up and down.

Anonymous
3 days ago

Berkowitz taught Trump a thing or two about conning. That dude knew how gullible a lot of people were in Miami and threw up some quirky looking tower and called it “Skyrise” and lames in MiamiDade fell for it.

You’re right, Berkowitz is “defrauding and laughing” at the taxpayers of MiamiDade.

Anonymous
4 days ago

Yesterday someone asked The Next Miami to give an update on Skyrise well today they delivered! Today i’m going to ask The Next Miami to cash app me $100 to $mrflorida7 ok TNM don’t let me down!

Anonymous
4 days ago

I sent you $10!

Anonymous
4 days ago

Wow! Thanks I was wondering who sent that… I didn’t expect it but Thanks I definitely needed it!

Anonymous
4 days ago

Lmao I sent you a money request for the time I wasted reading this post

Anonymous
2 days ago

Im assuming this isnt going to happen, yay!

Anonymous
4 days ago

Look.. redesign this ugly crap or scrap it.

Anonymous
4 days ago

Shows us your ideas

Anonymous
4 days ago

When the Eiffel Tower was erected, everyone thought it was ugly and they even protested against it. They lacked vision and apparently so do you🤭

Anonymous
4 days ago

If you’re comparing that ugly Skyrise crap to the Eiffel tower, then you have very pitiful taste.

Anonymous
4 days ago

Again, you find it beautiful now but it was considered ugly at conception and for the first years it was erected.

Anonymous
4 days ago

Look, the Eiffel tower was constructed in the 1800’s.. this is year 2020. The Eiffel tower is not in Downtown Paris. Funny how you don’t compare this horribly designed Skyrise tower to Toronto’s CN tower?.. or Las Vegas’s Stratosphere tower?.. and many others.

Anonymous
4 days ago

I can compare it if you want and I think this is nicer and more unique.

Anonymous
4 days ago

It’s not what I want.. you’re the one who compared this ugly duckling to the Eiffel tower. The Eiffel tower, the CN tower, and the Stratosphere tower along with the Space Needle in Seattle, all are designed to appeal for the next hundred years and many more after that into the future. This funny designed thing will get Miami laughed at for decades and decades if built.. mark my word.

Anonymous
4 days ago

At least Skyrise doesn’t just look like a giant radio/tv antenna tower.

Anonymous
4 days ago

Those needles are ugly, this is so much better.

Anonymous
4 days ago

Um yeah, sure.. go to any of those cities and ask the people there which one they would rather have.

Anonymous
4 days ago

Spoken like the human equivalent to an old pair of Adidas.

Anonymous
4 days ago

I wear Pradas

Anonymous
4 days ago

The new Island Gardens.. we’ll all be underwater before Berkowitz figures this out.

Anonymous
4 days ago

What a joke

Anonymous
4 days ago

Hopefully they get it done. I think it will look great and it will bring a ton of tourists to the area.

Anonymous
4 days ago

What, like your life?

Anonymous
4 days ago

I was really referring to the orange man you voted for.