I'm feeling good about this one. From conception to completion took about two years, and that's not a bad pace considering my work habits with these hobby projects.
Read up about Junta here: BGG page.
I made up the cutout buildings using Visio, printed in colour on card stock, cut, folded, pasted and then assembled on to the map. I'm not sure I can count the man-hours, but it didn't hurt too much when I saw the project coming together.
Here are a couple pics of the assembly, for those curious:
... and this is the finished map:
The Presidential Palace is a focal point in the game:
A View of downtown from the 1st Brigade's barracks:
The river was only one complication in the build:
Now that it's done, I want to play ...