The Globe's 15-storey city hotel is too tall for the site

Glen Humphries
Updated November 6 2023 - 3:56pm, first published 11:06am

The hotel building proposed for the old David Jones site in the Crown Street Mall is 13 metres too tall.

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Glen Humphries

Glen Humphries

Senior journalist

I'm an award-winning senior journalist with the Illawarra Mercury and have well over two decades' worth of experience in newspapers. I cover the three local councils in the Illawarra for the Mercury, state and federal politics, as well as writing for the TV guide. If I'm not writing, I'm reading.

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