Rendering of new Comcast tower A rendering of the Philly skyline with a second Comcast skyscraper, announced today. Credit: Comcast

Plans were announced today by Comcast to build a second skyscraper in Philadelphia.

The Comcast tower is already the tallest building in Philadelphia.

This summer, the communications and digital technology giant plans to break ground on a second, $1.2 billion skyscraper in the City of Brotherly Love.


Designs by British architect Norman Foster were released today for the 1,121-foot-tall, 59-story skyscraper, which will be sited on Arch Street between 18th and 19th streets.

Check back for more details soon.


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