Plywood Swap at the New 290 Mulberry

Posted on: April 5th, 2012 at 6:18 am by

290 Mulberry officially flipped the switch in early February, and since then, construction on the long-stalled tower has resumed. Aside from the lights being on by night, during daylight, chains are unlocked with contractors milling about the project site. But probably most notable was the plywood swap that transpired earlier this week.

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For the last couple days, the rotten, tattered plywood perimeter that wrapped this corner for the better part of four years was finally dismantled and replaced. This latest action afforded passersby a brief sneak peek at the ground level, which is still very much in disarray.

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As previously reported, 290 Mulberry is going nondo, opting instead for rentals. Estimates for completion date fall somewhere in the six month range. Still no listings yet for the forthcoming luxe residence.

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Bonus: watch as this construction worker ninja-kicks through this plywood plank.

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