Condo conversion damages cemetery

June 09, 2006 12:00AM

The conversion of a one-time department store in Chelsea into luxury condos has apparently damaged one of the oldest Jewish cemeteries in New York. Elad Properties is converting the five-story former store on Sixth Avenue, between 20th and 21st streets, and debris from the construction site has reportedly landed on the adjoining cemetery. more [NYT]

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