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Let's not try to sugarcoat this: "APPLICATION FILED TO SHOW EXISTING CHURCH WITH GENERAL CONSTRUCTION, MECHANICAL VENTILATION AND PLUMBING WORK TO ACCOMMODATE A NEW BUILDING WHICH WILL BE ERECTED THROUGH AND ABOVE THIS EXISTING STRUCTURE." Eight floors, 34 units, and we don't think we need to add anything else except that a name that appears on the permit is "R.I.P. Construction Consultants."
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