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BSP Ford Building DarkNite Version 1

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About This File

Designed by Daniel Burnham, the Ford Building was one of Detroit's earliest skyscrapers, and the tallest building in Detroit from its completion in 1909 until 1913. The building's name isn't connected to Henry Ford or the Ford Motor Company. Rather, it was constructed as the headquarters for the Edward Ford Plate Glass Company. But the building's most famous tennant was Sanders, a legendary Detroit ice cream and candy company which operated a store on the ground floor from the 1920s to the early 1990s.

There are two versions available:

• Ploppable high-wealth commercial office
• Growable high-wealth commercial office

** This is the DarkNite version! For the regular, Maxis night version, click here.
 


Files included:

FordBuilding_MaxisNite_REQUIRED.SC4Model
This file includes the buildign model and is REQUIRED. Features TruNite.

CO$$$7_3x2_FordBuilding_MaxisNite_GROW.dat
     Occupants: 1,270
     Tileset: Chicago, New York
     Density: High
     Lot size: 3x3

CO$$$_3x2_FordBuilding_MaxisNite_PLOP.SC4Lot

     Occupants: 1,270
     Tileset: Chicago, New York
     Density: High
     Lot size: 3x2
     Plop cost: $114,000

(A readme and two screen shots are also included; these are not required for game play.)



Installation Instructions:

Simply unzip the contents of this folder into your Plugins folder. You can use any or all of the versions in the game without conflict, but you MUST keep the file labeled "REQUIRED" in your Plugins or you will get a brown box in the game.



Created by: Nofunk
Custom queries: JasonCW



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What a great building! It's a shame so much of Detroit's CBD is overshadowed by so many other elements of the city, because it really does have some wonderful architecture. I love the nightlighting here (as with most DarkNite items) but the only thing that's negative to me is the wealth--too many $$$ buildings make a city more difficult to work with. But I'm still D/Ling, LOL! Thanks for sharing, nofunk! :-D

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what a perfect building.  Nice enough to be a bigger building in a smaller downtown, low key enough to use multiple times in a huge downtown without looking repetitive.  Just perfect!

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