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.
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
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
There were about 30 million fewer trips taken between 2017 and 2016 For the second year in a row, ridership is down on the city’s subway system.
It’s utterly charming Clinton Hill is brimming with gorgeous 19th-century townhouses, from grand mansions to renovated carriage houses and everything in between. And this listing, located at 490 Classon Avenue—right on the border of Bed-Stuy and Clinton Hill—is no different; built in the mid-1800s, it has tons of curb appeal, thanks to its clapboard siding, mansard roof, and an utterly charming front porch
The Riders Alliance gathered outside of MTA headquarters to advocate for a new on-boarding process on the agency’s buses On Thursday morning, members of the public transit advocacy group, The Riders Alliance, gathered outside of the MTA headquarters before a board meeting to call for the agency to implement all-door boarding on public buses. As part of their demonstration, members carried out a “theatrical demonstration” that illustrated the hardships having to board buses through only one door create. Following the demonstration, they went to the 20th floor of the MTA headquarters to further explain the importance of allowing for all-door boarding and allowed commuters to share their experiences
The closing ceremony will be this Sunday from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m., EST For Long Islanders, the Olympic closing ceremony will take place on Sunday, February 25 from 6 a.m. to 8 a.m., EST—which is 8 p.m.