In the News: Woolworth Condo Renderings

Woolworth Building pool rendering••• The New York Times has a couple renderings of the Woolworth Building condos (as well as an article I didn’t read; sorry, condo burnout). Image courtesy

••• “Republican Candidate for State Assembly, Battery Park City resident Maureen Koetz, has filed a complaint with the Joint Commission of Public Ethics last week requesting an investigation into potential violations by sitting Speaker, Sheldon Silver, of Section 74 of the Public Officers Law.” As if Sheldon Silver would ever do anything ethically questionable. —Broadsheet

••• If you’re a fan of Shinola‘s Detroit-centric merchandise, you might want to get up to south Soho, where “Michele Varian is hosting a pop-up shop in the basement of her Howard Street store, featuring goods from about 20 Detroit companies.” —New York Times

••• “Don’t miss out on multi-site Open Studio offered this weekend (September 26-28) in Lower Manhattan and on Governors Island, by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council. The event features free art exhibits, performances and activities over three days, with many opportunities to get to know the artists in LMCC programs, explore the artists’ creative processes and experience places where they work.” —Broadsheet

••• Should Peck Slip be more of a park or a plaza? Community Board 1 can’t make up its mind. —Downtown Express

••• The city is not considering moving the Citi Bike stand at Peck Slip Plaza. —Downtown Express

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