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COMMUNITY BOARD TO DISCUSS MEGATOWERS OVERLOOKING CENTRAL PARK (POSTPONED)

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A community board committee will take another look at the large luxury towers being built around Central Park at a meeting on Januar … Read the rest of this entry >>

RENDERING REVEALED FOR NEW 33-STORY BROADWAY TOWER

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The American Bible Society at 1865 Broadway (61st street) has been demolished and the architect has released the first official renderi … Read the rest of this entry >>

COMMUNITY BOARD REJECTS BUILDING ADDITION ON 95TH STREET

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A proposal to build a rear-yard addition to the building at 44 West 95th Street was rejected by Community Board 7 earlier this month … Read the rest of this entry >>

RENDERING SHOWS JUST HOW HIGH NEIGHBORHOOD’S TALLEST BUILDING WILL SOAR

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The new building planned for 200 Amsterdam Avenue at 69th street will soar 666 feet into the air, topping out at 51 stories. But ev … Read the rest of this entry >>

DEMOLITION BEGINS ON THE SPACESHIP SYNAGOGUE

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Workers began emptying the interior of the old Lincoln Square Synagogue on 69th street and Amsterdam Avenue on Tuesday, preparing the … Read the rest of this entry >>

CHURCH-TO-CONDO PROJECT REMAINS IN LIMBO; ANOTHER REGULATORY FIGHT

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Developers who want to turn the former First Church of Christ, Scientist on 96th street and Central Park West into condos won approval in M … Read the rest of this entry >>

DEMOCRATIC CLUB LAUNCHES EFFORT TO STOP MEGATOWER AT SYNAGOGUE SITE

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A Democratic club is exploring ways to oppose the construction of a tower that would be the largest on the Upper West Side. A developer is pla … Read the rest of this entry >>

DEVELOPER BUYS FORMER LINCOLN SQUARE SYNAGOGUE SITE, PLANS 55-STORY TOWER

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A new developer has purchased the property at 200 Amsterdam Avenue that once housed Lincoln Synagogue and has revealed … Read the rest of this entry >>

RENDERING REVEALED FOR NEW BUILDING ON 87TH STREET

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A new building is set to rise at the site of a Hertz garage at 269 West 87th street between West End Avenue and Bro … Read the rest of this entry >>

RESIDENTIAL BUILDING SET TO RISE ON COLUMBUS AVENUE CHURCH PROPERTY

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A new seven-story building is set to rise at 952 Columbus Avenue on the corner of 107th street, which is owned by the Pentecostal Church of God, acco … Read the rest of this entry >>

COLLEGIATE SCHOOL SET TO BE REPLACED BY NEW RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT

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The 12-story Collegiate School on 78th street and West End Avenue will be replaced by a new 18-story residence whose apart … Read the rest of this entry >>

CONSTRUCTION ON 80TH STREET APARTMENT TOWER HALTED DUE TO SIDEWALK CRACKS

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The Buildings Department issued a stop work order to the construction site at 2228 Broadway on Wednesday because the owners need to deal … Read the rest of this entry >>

FORMER CATHOLIC SCHOOL WINS APPROVAL TO CONDO-IZE

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A Catholic School on 87th street and West End Avenue has won approval from the Landmarks Commission to convert into a new apartment buil … Read the rest of this entry >>

PARENTS SUE TO STOP NURSING HOME CONSTRUCTION ON 97TH STREET

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Parents at PS 163 have filed a lawsuit to stop the construction of a 20-story nursing home next to the elementary school. Jewish Home Lifecare has rec … Read the rest of this entry >>

DEMOLITION BALL EXPECTED TO SWING SOON ON 87TH STREET

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The next stop on the Upper West Side demolition derby is expected to be 267-273 West 87th street, where developers Simon Baron Development and Quadrum Global have sig … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEIGHBORS EYE PROPOSED BARNARD TOWER WARILY; MEETING SET FOR WEDNESDAY

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Barnard is planning to knock down Lehman Hall, which holds its library and faculty offices, and replace it with … Read the rest of this entry >>

TRINITY WINS APPROVAL FOR EXPANSION; SEE RENDERINGS OF NEW CAMPUS

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The Trinity School won approval from the city to build a new structure and covered playing field on top of its roof, and to add a new structure between sections of its historic ca … Read the rest of this entry >>

NEW COMMUNITY-HOUSE AND CONDO DEVELOPMENT SET TO RISE ON WEST 70TH STREET

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A long battle over a building next to an historic synagogue on West 70th street appears to be over. Congregation Shearith Israel plans to knock down a community … Read the rest of this entry >>

PROPOSAL FOR PRIVATE SCHOOL PENTHOUSE ADDITION DRAWS JEERS FROM NEIGHBORS

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A Community Board committee has postponed their decision regarding the expansion of the Manhattan Country Day School at a building on a quaint Upper West Side b … Read the rest of this entry >>

AMERICAN BIBLE SOCIETY TO DEPART FOR PHILLY AS BUILDING SELLS FOR $300 MILLION

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The American Bible Society has sold its headquarters at 1865 Broadway (61st street) and announced that it will move to Philadelphia, p … Read the rest of this entry >>

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