Construction has topped out on the Santiago Calatrava-designed St. Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church the Financial District. Located by the intersection of Greenwich Street and Liberty Street in the elevated Liberty Park, the structure will replace the original church of the same name located at 155 Cedar Street, which was destroyed on 9/11. The symmetrical architectural design was inspired by Istanbuls’ Hagia Sophia and Church of the Holy Savior of Chora. The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey is developing the project, which is positioned across from the original 16-acre World Trade Center complex.
The Landmarks Preservation Commission is scheduled to hold a remote public hearing to review the exterior restoration of a landmarked structure and the construction of a 20-story mixed-use residential building in Tribeca, Manhattan. The existing landmarked property is located at 315 Broadway, and the new residential building will debut as 317 Broadway.
Permits have been filed for a three-story mixed-use building at 499 Marcy Avenue in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Located between Marcy Avenue and Ellery Street, the corner lot is two blocks south of the Flushing Avenue subway station, serviced by the G train. Jorge Palma under the Pully Realty LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for two two-story residential buildings at 172-54 and 172-58 Brocher Road in Jamaica‘s sub-neighborhood of St. Albans. Located at the intersection of Brocher Road and Merrill Street, the adjacent lots are closest to the LIRR St. Albans station, serviced by the Babylon and West Hempstead lines. Ryan Pedram of 1330 Teller NY Corp. is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The Ronald O. Perelman Performing Arts Center has topped out in the World Trade Center complex as steel assembly continues. The 138-foot-tall Financial District structure is designed by REX with Davis Brody Bond Architects as the executive architect and developed by the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.