The Brooklyn Public Library recently celebrated a grand opening for the Greenpoint Library and Environmental Education Center in north Brooklyn. Located at 107 Norman Avenue in Greenpoint, the center includes a new library, a public plaza, science learning centers for students, and flexible congregation spaces.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story mixed-use building at 1281 Hoe Avenue in Crotona Park East, The Bronx. Located between Freeman Street and Jennings Street, the lot is less than one block north of the Freeman Street subway station, serviced by the 2 and 5 trains. Mark Shakarov under the 1281 Hoe Avenue LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for an eight-story mixed-use building at 2805 Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Harlem, Manhattan. Located between 149th Street and 150th Street, the interior lot is one block west of the Harlem/148th Street subway station, serviced by the 3 train. Maurice Kohanbash under the Kohanbash LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
Permits have been filed for a seven-story mixed-use building at 26-41 3rd Street in Astoria, Queens. Located at the intersection of 27th Avenue and 3rd Street, the corner lot is closest to the Astoria Boulevard subway station, serviced by the N and W trains. Yitzchok Katz under the Developing NY State LLC is listed as the owner behind the applications.
A new affordable housing project at 315 Linwood Street in East New York, Brooklyn, recently opened its doors to residents. Known as Linwood Park Apartments, the ten-story building contains 100 units of mixed-income housing, residential amenities, and supportive facilities for low-income and formerly homeless residents.