23-01 42nd Road rises over construction fence

The last time we checked in on 23-01 42nd Road was back in early August,1 when foundation work had just completed and the building was just beginning its initial ascent. Nearly three months later, things have moved along quickly, and the building has risen well over the construction fence that surrounds it. According to the […]
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All quiet on the Crowne Plaza Hotel construction site

Everything has gone quiet at the corner of Crescent Street and 42nd Road, which is supposed to be the future site of a¬†Crowne Plaza Hotel in early 2016.1 Demolition on the site wrapped up in late spring, and since then, we haven’t seen any activity on the site. As you can see in the photos […]
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Demolition finishes at 24-12 42nd Road

Earlier in the month, construction crews finished up demolition at 24-12 42nd Road. Workers had to demolish three lots that comprised three former buildings at 24-12 42nd Road, 42-34 Crescent Street and 42-38 Crescent Street. Work started in the middle of last month.1 According to New York YIMBY (who also obtained renderings of the project), […]
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23-01 42nd Road begins to rise

Work is chugging along at 23-01 42nd Road. Excavation has completed, and now the foundation is coming in, with rebar rising from the ground as seen in the photos below.¬†According to the permits, which were approved in February, the building will rise to be 44 floors featuring 306,446 square feet of residential space and 30,650 […]
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Demolition begins at 24-12 42nd Road

Earlier in the month, construction crews erected a construction fence at a lot at 24-12 42nd Road. The lot comprises three former buildings at 24-12 42nd Road, 42-34 Crescent Street and 42-38 Crescent Street. All three of those buildings have been approved for demolition, including 42-12 42nd Road, which used to be a junk yard. […]
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