A proposal has been submitted to the city for a re-zoning at 55-63 Summit Street, in Brooklyn’s Columbia Waterfront District, accompanied by the first renderings of what that could ultimately yield. The affected area is currently classified as M1-1, and the proposal would change that to R6B.
Articles by Jordan Beeche
The New York City YMCA has begun the public approval process for a new facility planned in the Northeast Bronx. The project is located in the Edenwald neighborhood, and will be located at 1250 East 229th Street. This latest expansion is part of the organization’s ongoing growth alongside the La Central project, which YIMBY has previously reported on.
Permits have been filed for a property located at 1226 Decatur Street, in Bushwick, Brooklyn. The location is situated one block west of the Wilson Avenue subway station, which offers service on the L line. Edo Furman will be responsible for the development.
Permits have been filed for a property located at 269 Port Richmond Avenue, in the Elm Park neighborhood of Staten Island. The site is located within a developed commercial strip, and is fairly urban by the borough’s standards, located about a two mile drive from the St. George Ferry Terminal.
Updated plans have been released for a mixed-use project coming to 8-29 Astoria Boulevard, in Western Astoria, which YIMBY previously reported on in May of 2016. Plans call for the new structure to to rise a total of 58 feet, divided between six stories.