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FiDi residents fight W&L’s light-up hotel idea

FiDi residents fight W&L’s light-up hotel idea

Financial District neighbors are used to chaos during the day, but surprisingly conservative when it comes to nighttime disruptions....

FiDi residents fight W&L’s light-up hotel idea
Pier 17 tower slammed as “stake in the heart” of Seaport

Pier 17 tower slammed as “stake in the heart” of Seaport

Neighbors of the South Street Seaport voiced opposition at a Community Board 1 meeting Tuesday over the Howard Hughes...

Pier 17 tower slammed as “stake in the heart” of Seaport
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City halts South Street Seaport tower, launches task force

The city has put on hold Howard Hughes Corporation’s plan for a 50-story hotel and apartment tower at the...

City halts South Street Seaport tower, launches task force
From left: Renderings of the Domino and Greenpoint Landing developments

City Council greenlights Greenpoint Landing

Bloomberg-era development projects are moving right along, with Two Trees Management’s Domino Sugar proposal getting the thumbs up from Community Board 1 and City Council passing Greenpoint Landing Associate’s controversial 10-tower Greenpoint Landing plan.

City Council greenlights Greenpoint Landing
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DDG’s 100 Franklin meets with hostility from residents

More than 800 people have signed a petition protesting a proposed Tribeca condominium being built by DDG Partners, saying...

DDG’s 100 Franklin meets with hostility from residents
In W’burg, it’s booze or bust for businesses

In W’burg, it’s booze or bust for businesses

In Williamsburg, laid back drinking culture is such an important part of the neighborhood economy that even clothing retailers...

In W’burg, it’s booze or bust for businesses
From left: the site of 4 World Trade Center and Catherine McVay Hughes

Who will investigate the accident at 4 WTC?

No conclusions have been reached so far about what caused a cable on a crane working at the 4 World Trade Center site to snap, sending steel beams crashing onto a flatbed truck 40...

Who will investigate the accident at 4 WTC?
Real estate firm offers Tribeca space for Sukkah after controversy

Real estate firm offers Tribeca space for Sukkah after controversy

A Sukkah planned for Duane Park in Tribeca will instead be erected on an empty lot that is twice...

Real estate firm offers Tribeca space for Sukkah after controversy
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Downtown retail waits for its Condé moment

To look out the windows from the 10th floor of Larry Silverstein’s shiny new 7 World Trade Center is to take visual stock of how far Lower Manhattan has come since Sept. 11, 2001....

Downtown retail waits for its Condé moment
Brooklyn residents riled over halfway house

Brooklyn residents riled over halfway house

Greenpoint’s Community Board 1 is riled over a new plan to turn a $4 million loft building at 400 Mcguinness Boulevard into a halfway house for convicted felons, according to the Brooklyn Paper. The...

Brooklyn residents riled over halfway house
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