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Early designs presented for 300 East Pratt tower
Early designs presented for 300 East Pratt tower

The final piece of the Pratt Street puzzle began to fall into place Thursday when developers presented initial plans for a hotel and apartment tower on what is now a parking lot. The developers of the high-profile Inner Harbor parcel said they hope to break ground in early 2016, but members of the city's design panel raised many questions about the project on one of downtown's most visible sites. The proposal for 300 E. Pratt St. from InterPark LLC and Comstock Partners calls for a building that would rise at least 38 stories, or about 425 feet, making it among the tallest in the city. It would include a hotel with 200 rooms, about 400 apartments, at least 500 parking spaces...