Essex Crossing Readies Site 1 Parking Lot for Development on Ludlow Street

Posted on: May 14th, 2015 at 5:10 am by
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And just like that, Delancey Street is a construction zone.

Essex Crossing is advancing into phase one at quite a pace. In the same week that the firehouse at 185 Broome receives its touch of death, the former Municipal lot on Ludlow is prepped for same.

A month after the Department of Transportation forever shuttered the car park, the so-called Site 1 is itself getting boxed up. Contractors and other worksite personnel spent the day positioning concrete traffic barriers and erecting support posts for the perimeter fence.

Meanwhile, that local Robin Hood activist we told you about last week is now out of the job. No more liberating the lot for pedestrians and motorists. Indeed, its days as a handy cross-through are kaput.

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