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SAN FRANCISCO (KCBS) – The Millennium Tower in San Francisco is still sinking, but now engineers hired by the building’s developers have apparently come up with a fix.

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KCBS and Chronicle Insider Phil Matier reports in Wednesday’s Matier and Ross column that this solution will reportedly stop the sinking and fix the building’s lean.

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The plan involves drilling as many as 100 new piles down to bedrock from the building’s basement.

Cost of the plan would be somewhere between $100 million and $150 million, a far cry from the $1 billion some experts had anticipated.

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The building has sunk one inch in the last seven months and a total of 17 inches since construction began in 2005.