Despite massive public opposition to the development on a landmarked site, LPC commissioners said the design is on the right track but needs tweaking.
The building has reached 17 of its eventual 29 stories, while only about a quarter of the four-story base has been constructed.
At a community board meeting Thursday, roughly 30 people spoke -- a combination of concerned residents, congregation members and elected officials.
Construction is moving quickly at Dumbo’s biggest development site, where a massive, block-long building has risen 10 stories.
Concrete walls are taking shape at Dumbo's biggest development site, which will have separate pools for owners and rentals.
An early 20th century printing plant on Willoughby Street may soon meet the wrecking ball to make way for a 44-story apartment tower as the Downtown Brooklyn building boom continues.
A 29-story Morris Adjmi-designed skyscraper that will swallow up Hot Bird in Clinton Hill has a new shape, the better to see the landmarked church next to it.
The neighborhood favorite may soon be replaced by a Morris Adjmi-designed 29-story residential building.
A corner of Williamsburg dominated for decades by the Puccio Marble family business will soon be transformed by Soho-style apartments and stores designed by Wythe Hotel architect Morris Adjmi.
Noted architect Morris Adjmi fused historic elements and contemporary architecture in his design for The Williams at 282 South 5th Street in Williamsburg.