This week, the Hudson River Park Trust officially opened Pier 26 in Tribeca, the first new public pier to debut within Hudson River Park this decade. Designed by landscape architect OLIN, the pier will serve multiple uses including public recreation, educational programming, and ecological support for plant species native to the island of Manhattan.
Permits have been filed for a six-story residential building at 1529 Brooklyn Avenue in East Flatbush, Brooklyn. Located between Farragut Road and Glenwood Road, the interior lot is closest to the Newkirk Avenue subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Joseph Rubin under the 1529 Brooklyn Avenue LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a four-story mixed-use building at 2945 Tenbroeck Avenue in Laconia, The Bronx. Located between Arnow Avenue and Adee Avenue, the interior lot is closest to Gun Hill Road subway station, serviced by the 5 train. Juan Taveras is listed as the owner behind the applications.
It appears that exterior progress has taken a step backward on Seaport Residences, a 60-story residential skyscraper formerly known as One Seaport at 161 Maiden Lane in the Financial District. Located on the border of the South Street Seaport District, the 200,000-square-foot building is designed by Hill West Architects and developed by Fortis Property Group LLC, with Ray Builders serving as the contractor. Groves & Co is the interior designer for the 80 units, which are being managed by Douglas Elliman Development Marketing.
This week, developers and city officials celebrated the official opening of 22 South West, a new mixed-income affordable housing complex in Mount Vernon, New York. Designed by Humphreys & Partners Urban Architecture, the $95 million mixed-use development comprises 4,200 square feet of ground-floor retail and office space, 189 apartments, and 149 sub-grade parking spaces.