Scaffolding has gone up and the end is near for this group of buildings on the future site of Willoughby West, AvalonBay’s 57-story rental tower with a planned 861 units on the corner of Willoughby and Bridge streets in downtown Brooklyn. (The corner building is 88 Willoughby.) Construction is supposed to wrap by the end of 2014.
Details on Downtown’s Coming Towers [Brownstoner]
More Evidence Avalon Is Planning Downtown Tower [Brownstoner]
DOT Opens Greenpoint Avenue Bridge Bike Lanes [Streetsblog] Austrian Restaurant Will Soon Open at Coney Island Avenue and Turner Place [DPC]…
Our friends out at Northforker — a site all about the North Fork lifestyle — just launched a new site…
As always, the main event on July 4 is the Macy’s fireworks — which are back on the East River…
A new ice cream shop is coming to 115 Montague Street, almost directly across from the country’s first Haagen Dazs….
In Part 1, we met Clarence R. Van Buskirk – architect, engineer, preacher’s kid, and well-regarded Assistant Engineer for the…