June 21, 2011 Weather: A few showers, High of 81 Degrees.
Today is the Make Music New York festival, with dozens of great concerts playing in public spaces throughout the neighborhood and hundreds throughout the city. Check out our article here.
Winick Realty tells us that Westside Market has signed a lease for its fourth Manhattan location at 2589 Broadway between 97th and 98th Streets.
Upper West Siders are starting to fight back against food trucks, which some say harm local businesses and hurt the environment. (DNAinfo)
The city’s School Construction Authority has chosen Dattner Architects to design the new school going into Extell Development Company’s Riverside Center development between 59th and 61st Streets off of West End Avenue. The school is expected to open in time for the 2015-2016 school year. (The Real Deal)
More Extell-related news! The mega-builders have apparently defaulted on a $375 million loan for the historic Belnord at 225 West 86th Street, where they weren’t allowed to hike rents on rent-regulated apartments. (The Real Deal)