If it seems like there's a new building going up on every other block, that's because there is. Here's a recap of the 19 new buildings under construction in Tribeca—all but one are residential. / 6 comments
Plus: The Five Boro Bike Tour is this Sunday; hotel construction takes over a lot of Desbrosses; exterior demolition on Broadway buildings; new Community Board 1 members; two shows at Taymour Grahne Gallery.
It'll be "two stories." Plus: More demolition shots of 456 Greenwich; "Limitless" and a legal drama based on Dr. Phil are shooting here; antique Japanese porcelain exhibit; new City Vineyard opening forecast.
Plus: Dwindling stock at American Apparel; Citi's plaza revamp; demolition in northwest Tribeca; the Tommie hotel on Canal (and its meat-and-three restaurant); Pier 17 is taking shape. / 5 comments
Agreed about that building. If there is a silver lining it's that the building will remain in the public realm,... — David G. Imber / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
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James for mayor! Or at least traffic commissioner. — Hudson River / Open Letter: Here’s Your Traffic Study
amen. the parking placard abuse is out of control. — safe as milk / Open Letter: Here’s Your Traffic Study
If they close the sidewalk without a walkway, forcing one to cross the street, there is supposed to be a... — James / Seen & Heard: Another Bubble Tea Franchise
Troopers do not need permits. — PerryR / Seen & Heard: State Troopers Are Moving to Tribeca
They had trays of food being brought out for the party. So the kitchen was working. — Samantha / Seen & Heard: The Closing of Bit’z Kids
Architect Stephen B. Jacobs presented the plans for the six-story hotel at 456 Greenwich, which spans an entire block of Desbrosses. Check out the architectural details, roof massing, floor plans, and materials. / 2 comments
Also on Community Board 1’s July agendas: The big hotel being built on Greenwich will have "rooftop features"; Keith McNally's Beekman restaurant; more construction on Leonard; FiDi is getting a Le Pain Quotidien; Atera's bar; W. Broadway pedestrian plaza. / 4 comments