The renovated museum will open in 2021 An Upper West Side church that was once slated for condos will soon become the new headquarters for the Children’s Museum of Manhattan (CMOM)—and now, an architect has been selected to spearhead that conversion.
Stations at Wilshire/Rodeo and Century City/Constellation Metro officials on Friday celebrated the start of construction on the second phase of the Purple Line extension to the Westside.
Will a new master plan help turn the area around the lake into a larger public space? More than a decade after the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power decided to decommission the Silver Lake Reservoir , local officials are finally set to begin planning for the future of the manmade lake and its surroundings. On Friday, the Los Angeles Board of Public Works signed off on an agreement between the DWP and the city’s engineering bureau to update a master plan for the Silver Lake Reservoir and its smaller neighbor, the Ivanhoe Reservoir.
One thing that isn’t lacking here is storage space Welcome back to The Six Digit Club , in which we take a look at a newish-to-market listing priced under $1 million, because nice things sometimes come in small packages. Send nominations to the tipline
It’s been in the works for years now Los Angeles city planning commissioners on Thursday unanimously signed off on plans to build a 38-story condominium tower in Downtown LA’s Historic Core . Developer Barry Shy has been working on the project, named SB Omega, for more than five years . “The review process has been extraordinarily exhausting,” his planning consultant, Kate Bartolo, told the commission.
The seven-story building has 57 micro apartments that come in two and three-bedroom variants instead of the typical studios In Long Island City, developer Ranger Properties is looking to expand the definition of micro-living. Instead of your typical studio or one-bedroom micro home, Ranger’s The Lanes on Crescent Street has two and three-bedroom homes that are geared toward young families or for shared living. The Fogarty Finger Architecture-designed rental recently opened its doors to tenants, and as a result we now have our first look inside the seven-story building
The parade takes place this Sunday in Manhattan’s Chinatown Last week marked the Lunar New Year , officially springing us into the Year of the Dog and celebrations have been taking place city-wide ever since, but the party of all parties won’t happen until this Sunday. The 19th Annual Lunar New Year Parade is happening this Sunday, bringing lots of firecrackers along with dozens of floats, dancers, and other performances to Manhattan’s bustling Chinatown, making for an afternoon full of excitement.
The board favors a spot rezoning to allow for the redevelopment instead of the proposed upzoning for the area Plans to rezone a parcel of Fort Greene land, where the Hanson Place Seventh-day Adventist Church currently resides, into a 138-foot residential building were rejected at a recent Community Board 2 meeting, reports the Brooklyn Paper. Church officials want to raze the three-story building, located at 142-150 S. Portland Avenue, and replace it with a 13-story tower that would consists of 100 affordable apartments.
The year-long project will include restoring the wood pavilions and replacing the bluestone flooring and ceilings Central Park’s Belvedere Castle will close for a major restoration on Monday, February 26, several months later than it was originally scheduled to shutter . The namesake conversancy that manages the park made an announcement about its closure on Twitter yesterday. In April last year, the Conservancy announced its plan to temporarily shutter the castle as part of an overall effort to restore several structures within the park
The bridge connects Silver Lake to Atwater Village Over the next few years, the city engineering bureau will totally overhaul and update the Glendale-Hyperion Viaduct .