Mall developer, Jeff Berkowitz, has now revealed plans to build one of the nation's highest skyscraper right in our backyard. The 1000-ft sky scraper would be placed behind a vacant parking lot behind Bayside in downtown.
The plans for this sky tower are still unclear, but the features include a boardwalk, restaurant, ballrooms, nightclubs, and spas. More amentities are said to be plunging amusement ride called the "Sky Drop".
The R-Shaped scraper would also be used as an observation tower. A landmark like this could potentially reel-in more tourism. According to Ex Miami, construction is set to begin in 2014.
Jeff Berkowitz is known for having placed several shopping centers in Miami including Fifth & Alton and Dadeland Station.