Morris Adjmi-Designed Mixed-Use Building in South Williamsburg Reaches Fourth Floor

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    One of Brooklyn’s most interesting new buildings has reached four stories. The Morris Adjmi-designed mixed-use building at 282 South 5th Street — it goes all the way through to Broadway between Marcy and Havermeyer — has been in the works since 2012, although a full permit was issued only in December.

    On Wednesday, the DOB issued a partial stop work order at the site because a permanent stair and other safety measures such as netting are not yet in place.

    The unusual design, which features an apartment tower inside a transparent gridded shell atop shops, will house 82 apartments in its 13 stories, as we reported previously. The architect also designed the Townhouses of Cobble Hill and the Wythe Hotel.

    282 South 5th Street Coverage [Brownstoner] GMAP

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