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Thursday, March 15, 2007

Athena Tower

Glass windows are quickly racing up the exterior of the Athena Tower on the corner of Washington and Second Street. Below, the northwest corner of the building clad in a glass curtain wall:

windows of the Athena, Jersey City

The northeast corner of Athena overlooking Washington Street.

A wider view:

The north side of the Athena Tower from Warren Street:

The Athena, Jersey City rises just north of the Arts district offering luxury condominiums

From Second street looking east:

From the Metro Plaza shopping mall parking lot, with the Trump tower in the background. For now, the north facade of the tower should have clear views to the Palisades, but eventually Metro Plaza will become eight high rise towers.

The parking garage dominates the street on Washington Blvd.

From Second Street looking West, the Athena rises like a giant bookend:



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