Proposals from the Department of Housing Preservation & Development could facilitate the construction of a new three-story residential building in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. The property is located at 350 Malcolm X. Boulevard within the neighborhood’s Expanded Stuyvesant Heights Historic District, requiring initial approvals from the Landmarks Preservation Commission.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building at 2423 Barker Avenue in Allerton, The Bronx. Located between Waring Avenue and Mace Avenue, the interior lot is within walking distance from the Allerton Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Franco Sukaj is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story residential building at 34 Lott Avenue in Brownsville, Brooklyn. Located between Strauss Street and Herzl Street, the lot is close to the Saratoga Avenue subway station, serviced by the 3 train. Chaim Sobel under the Lott Estates LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Work is wrapping up on Waterline Square, a three-tower residential complex from GID Development Group on Manhattan’s Upper West Side. Situated along the Hudson River between West 59th Street, West 61st Street, and Freedom Place South, each building was designed by a prominent architectural firm: One Waterline Square by Richard Meier & Partners with interiors by Champalimaud; Two Waterline Square by Kohn Pedersen Fox with interiors by Yabu Pushelberg; and Three Waterline Square by Rafael Viñoly with interiors by Groves & Co. Hill West Architects served as the executive architect for the master plan.
Proposals from FXCollaborative reveal scaled-back plans to renovate and repurpose a landmarked church on Manhattan’s Upper West Side into a new museum. During the public meeting on Tuesday, June 9, the Landmarks Preservation Commission (LPC) unanimously approved the revised plans for the historic property at 361 Central Park West to serve as the home of The Children’s Museum of Manhattan.