...and later... more scaffolding!
In any event, it seems as if the stalled/unstalled/too tall/view-blocking hotel project is dawdling along ... by our count, construction has entered its fifth year. Curbed's first post on it went up on July 18 2007.
It wasn't always a Hyatt property, of course... early on hotel developer Sam "McSam" Chang's group was behind the construction ... It became Hyatt's
Newer rendering with the hydroponic bamboo garden and halo!
Archpaper via Curbed]
Last official word on this via Hyatt was a fall 2011 opening.