Posted by: David Giacalone | November 26, 2018

looking good in blue (and green; and red)

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In all stages of its construction, Schenectady’s new Amtrak Station looked especially good under blues skies. [see and provided links] But, I was truly surprised by how much a liked the building at night, bathed in blue light, when I first saw it earlier this month.


IMG_9674-002 In case you missed Marc Schulz’s front-page Gazette photo on November 23rd, or have not had a chance yet to drive past the New Amtrak Station when its nightlights are on, I’m posting a few images here of the Station with its blue lights on, taken at the end of the afternoon of November 24, 2018. And, see “Drawing rave reviews: New $23M rail station seen as a big plus for downtown” (Daily Gazette, by Bill Buell, Nov. 23, 2018).



follow-up (December 16, 2018): Walking home from seeing “North Pole NY“, the documentary about Santa’s Workshop, at Proctors yesterday evening (Saturday, December 15), the new Schenectady Train Station was looking awfully good in green, too. For example:

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 . . and (Dec. 24, 2018): two days later, I saw:


and, see all three colorsStationHolidayColors-001

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