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El-Gamal files to raze buildings at “Ground Zero mosque” site

El-Gamal files to raze buildings at “Ground Zero mosque” site

Developer Sharif El-Gamal has filed plans to level two low-rise structures at the site of the long-stalled Park51 development,...

El-Gamal files to raze buildings at “Ground Zero mosque” site
Con Ed moves to evict Park51 developers from Lower Manhattan site

Con Ed moves to evict Park51 developers from Lower Manhattan site

Soho Properties CEO Sharif El-Gamal, rendering of Park51 community center, and 45 Park Place (building credit: PropertyShark) Con Edison...

Con Ed moves to evict Park51 developers from Lower Manhattan site
Post-firestorm, Park51’s latest hurdle is cash

Post-firestorm, Park51’s latest hurdle is cash

Park51 developer Sharif El-Gamal says he’s “hungrier than the other guys,” and when it comes to available capital for...

Post-firestorm, Park51’s latest hurdle is cash
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Russian chess master bids on mosque site

Kirsan Ilyumzhinov Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, the Russian head of the World Chess Federation offered a $10 million bid to buy the Park Place site of the planned mosque and Islamic cultural center two blocks from...

Russian chess master bids on mosque site
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Opponents of mosque divided on appropriate distance — if any — from Ground Zero

Adelaide Polsinelli and 21 Ann Street Hundreds of protesters turned out on a rainy Sunday yesterday, unified by their opposition to a Muslim cultural...

Opponents of mosque divided on appropriate distance — if any — from Ground Zero
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Mosque developer vows to stay the course on plans for Downtown site

Sharif El-Gamal and a rendering of Park51 Developer Sharif El-Gamal has no plans to back down from his most...

Mosque developer vows to stay the course on plans for Downtown site
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Bloomberg denounces mosque critics

Mayor Bloomberg and a rendering of the site As controversy swirls over plans to build an Islamic center and mosque near Ground Zero, Mayor Michael Bloomberg today continued to denounce those opposing the effort,...

Bloomberg denounces mosque critics
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Landmarks expected to clear way for Islamic Center

Sharif El-Gamal Board members at the Landmarks Preservation Commission intend to vote unanimously against granting protected status to the...

Landmarks expected to clear way for Islamic Center
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