Tower Plaza (Ann Arbor, Michigan)

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The Tower Plaza in May 2007, after its December 2006 improvements

Tower Plaza is the tallest building in Ann Arbor, Michigan. It is located at 555 East William Street. The high-rise was constructed in 1969 and stands at 26 stories, and is 267 feet (81 m) tall. The building was designed in the international style of architecture. Its main materials are concrete and glass. Originally a residential apartment building, it was converted to individually owned condominiums in 1987.

The building is situated close to the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor campus, and is within 10 miles (16 km) of U.S. Highway 12 (US 12, Michigan Avenue), US 23, and Interstate 94.

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This is the tallest building in Ann Arbor, and is why a height limit was put into place soon after.[1] Ann Arbor's tallest building presents a solid face on each of its narrow ends.

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  1. ^ http://www.emporis.com/application/?nav=building&lng=3&id=123248

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Coordinates: 42°16′41″N 83°44′33″W / 42.2780°N 83.7426°W / 42.2780; -83.7426