Also on Community Board 1’s December agendas: Four Seasons liquor licenses; booze at Tartinery and Le Pain Quotidien; Peck Slip design concepts; M5 bus route change; Hank’s Juicy Beef; Capsouto Park public art; Tunnel to Towers run; Pier A public seating; fecal contamination in the Hudson River.
Plus: Brookfield Place ice rink is getting iced; Livly children’s boutique is open; Laughing Man’s cookstove drive; S10 Training on Walker; Museum of Feelings.4 comments
As the City Council mulls a plan to limit double-deckers, the Department of Transportation approves n “interactive entertainment experience” that will clog streets and sidewalks. Plus: Tribeca condo board accused of anti-Chinese discrimination; Dead Rabbit recipe for citrus syrup; Parks staffer arrested for aggressive behavior.3 comments
Plus: How are we feeling about 56 Leonard?; White Street block is now permit-parking; the T. Edward Wines office on W. Broadway; a hearing on cutting red tape in the city.4 comments
The fire on Worth Street was in a dumpster filled with electronics waste - old computer monitors, etc. Hence all... — Will / Seen & Heard: Fire on Worth Street
Indeed. I think some "entertaining" flash mobs might be in order. — Liz / In the News: Tour Bus Overload
The Museum of Feelings. Sponsored by Glade. If it starts to rain and there is no line, it might be... — betty / Seen & Heard: Fire on Worth Street
56L is historic and groundbreaking and stunning. We are so lucky we will get to enjoy it soon. The structure... — architect / Seen & Heard: The Battery Bike Path Is Also Open
It'll be fun making a hobby out of sabotaging The Ride. — j frank / In the News: Tour Bus Overload
The first day the line went across the plaza all the way to Beaubourg. Tonight it went in the other... — Hudson River / Seen & Heard: Fire on Worth Street
I haven't yet been to the Museum of Feelings but I did see an awfully long line to get in... — Luis Vazquez (FiDi Fan Page) / Seen & Heard: Fire on Worth Street
Let the renovation begin. Plus: A recap of the recent Mudd Club Rummage Sale; real estate lobbying group says storefront rents are dropping.1 comment
The developer of the lot across from Pier 40 presented a preliminary plan, and it’s as massive as expected. Some surprises: There’s a “landing point” in case the city/state decides to build a pedestrian bridge to Pier 40, big-box retail space, and an elevated public park created from old High Line tracks.1 comment
Plus: Egregious NYPD parking; “John Wick 2” and “Furball” shooting here tomorrow; closing sale at Capital Audio & Electronics; Cast Iron House topper finally starting construction; Orgasmic Meditation potluck; FiDi café closed; what’s happening in the old Duxiana space?11 comments
Plus: East Tribeca rat quest; the Battery Park City Authority bought bikes saying “Police” for its new security force; the construction of the city’s first subway; Le Pain Quotidien opens in FiDi with chicken and meatballs.