Scaffolding up at 23-03 45th Road as demolition permit is approved

We were walking by 23-03 45th Road earlier this week when we saw that pipe scaffolding had been installed on the building. You may remember this as the building that used to house Fortune Cookie. We looked at the DOB database and saw that the four-story building was approved for demolition in January.1 No word exactly on what […]
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Permits for an 11-story build filed for 44-46 Purves Street as demolition nears wrap

Construction crews have nearly laid waste to 44-46 Purves Street, formerly a two-story warehouse at the dead end of Purves Street. Demolition started back in February pursuant to a DOB permit filed in late 2014.1 But the real news out of the site is a permit filed earlier in the week, which calls for an […]
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Scaffolding up at 42-60 Crescent Street

Back in February, we noted that 42-60 Crescent Street was rising quickly, with the building already built up to the third floor.1 Since then, the building has risen up to the eighth floor, and scaffolding is up, which should mean that we’ll see the façade coming in soon. According to the DOB permit, when all […]
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Construction begins at 44-26 Purves Street

Things are now moving along quickly at 44-26 Purves Street. Earlier this month, we spotted a rendering at the site (a/k/a 44-30 Purves).1 And, as expected, construction started last week, as vehicles started the process of excavating the lot. Delivery is expected in October, 2017. Here are more details on the site courtesy of New York […]
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‘Drawings of Anthony Baus’ Exhibition to begin at Eleventh Street Arts in April

Drawings of Anthony Baus – architectural and perspective-based compositions ELEVENTH STREET ARTS 46-06 11TH ST, LONG ISLAND CITY, NY 11101 April 17 – May 8, 2015 opening reception Friday, April 17 6-8pm Long Island City, NY – Eleventh Street Arts is thrilled to host a unique exhibition of new work by visual artist Anthony Baus.  […]
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