First Approval Granted for Possible Tallest Mass Timber Building in North America

SHANE HEDMOND | February 19, 2019

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A new 21-story apartment building proposed for Milwaukee, Wisconsin has received unanimous approval from the City Plan Commission. If built, the new tower could possibly be North America’s tallest mass timber building. Although the total height of the 21 story tower, called Ascend, reaches 238 feet, only the top 16 floors will be constructed out of mass timber.

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