Why approve the project when, at 148-feet tall, it surpasses the zoned height limit of 125 feet and 10 stories? The council's hoping we get an airline out of it. From NOLA.com:
"I'm hoping that discussions about bringing Virgin airlines to our city is something that will continue to move forward," [Councilwoman Latoya] Cantrell added. "It seems very promising."
If you build it, will airlines come?