Wrecking Ball Smashes Through 185-191 Bowery

Posted on: July 23rd, 2012 at 10:27 am by

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And now for another demolition update over at 185-191 Bowery. The dust is kicked up on the regular down at the southeast corner of Delancey Street, where the wrecking ball is presently making quick work of the four-parcel swath. Since our last checkup a few weeks ago, this once-proud row of housing is now a fraction of its former self. What a shame.

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After the inevitable, the soon-to-be lot will likely remain vacant for an extended period before any ground breaking. Remember that a new CitizenM hotel is on its way to this location, and will no doubt burden the already-tired infrastructure here. Not to mention clog an already busy thoroughfare.

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