Site of Brooklyn’s first supertall finally sees some movement

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Jun.June 11, 2017 12:00 PM
9 Dekalb (credit: JDS)

9 Dekalb (credit: JDS)

Last year, the Landmarks Preservation Commission gave 9 Dekalb, Brooklyn’s first supertall tower, the green light. But since then the site, which is being developed by JDS and designed by SHoP Architects, has been fairly quiet — until now.

JDS Development Group posted a new video on its Instagram account yesterday showing that caisson installation is now underway, according to Curbed.

Caisson installation at 9 Dekalb and Brooklyn Dime Savings Bank! @shoparchitects #herewegoagain Check out our insta story for more

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Caisson installation is one of the first steps of building out the foundation of the 1,066-foot building. The tower is scheduled for completion in 2020. [Curbed]Christopher Cameron


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