X

Sorry Apple, Culture Comes First

Posted: Jul. 3rd, 2013  |  By Michael Pearse

Apple will be launching a new sort of innovation in San Francisco, though not by choice this time. Construction of a new Apple store met a hitch when it was revealed that the building would demolish a historic fountain near and dear to San Francisco residents, but a compromise was reached that leaves minimalist Apple to deal with incorporating the impressive fountain into its new store.

San Francisco planners want to keep a beloved city fountain in Union Square after plans submitted last month by Apple for a new store there showed no space for it.

Planners released an initial review of Apple's design proposal Thursday, calling for the Cupertino-based company to better integrate the historical and architectural style of the square into its plans for the store and to keep the fountain at its current spot or find another spot for it in the city, the San Francisco Chronicle reported.

Read More on usatoday.com
Write a Story/Review about this topic

Post a Comment

 

Best Things To Do >

In a city that offers a wide array of things to see and do, deciding where to start can sometimes prove to be a challenge. View All Things To Do in San Francisco >

The Best Restaurants >

Here, you will find only the finest restaurants, each which has been carefully selected based on its cuisine, ambiance, location, chef, awards and reviews. View All San Francisco Restaurants >

The Best Nightlife >

From multi-level dance clubs and celebrity hotspots to popular watering holes and jazz clubs, experience the local nightlife scene at its finest with our list of top recommendations. View All San Francisco Nightlife >

The Best Art & Culture >

Before your next luxury trip to the city, be sure to check out some of our favorite local landmarks, cultural attractions, and diverse blend of museums and art galleries. View All San Francisco Culture >

Best Designer Shops >

From the best shopping districts, department stores, and local boutiques, you're sure to find the shopping destination that best suits your needs. View All San Francisco Shops >

Best Luxury Services >

As a luxury lifestyle enthusiast, we understand that when it comes to service, only the best will do. View All San Francisco Luxury Services >

JustLuxe.com Luxury NEWS >