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Dickinson, N.D., native Douglas Hanson has been tapped to design one of the tallest buildings in downtown LA. (Submitted photo)

Dickinson native tapped to design downtown LA skyscraper


DICKINSON, N.D. — Growing up on the prairie, where some of the tallest buildings are grain elevators, Dickinson native Douglas Hanson dreamed of something bigger.

His designs for what will be one of the tallest buildings in downtown Los Angeles are in the reviewing stages with the city — the second building he has designed that will influence the skyline.

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