Posted November 17, 2010 at 6:08 am
Two months since our last checkup, and the Wyndham Garden Hotel at the corner of Bowery and Hester is still nowhere near completion. Roughly seven of eighteen total stories have since been glassed in reflective aqua. It seems that with the year quickly drawing to a close, those lofty goals of a 2010 opening are […]
Posted September 7, 2010 at 6:12 am
Down at the corner of Hester and Bowery, the glass is slowly snaking up the eighteen-story skeleton of the future Wyndham Garden Hotel. And with each pane, more neighborhood pain. Despite the creeping pace, though, work seems to be progressing without incident. Indeed, since our last checkup in July, roughly four floors on the Hester […]
Posted January 28, 2010 at 6:18 am
Walking south down the Bowery these days, you may notice a not-so-subtle change in the skyline. Indeed, at the corner of Hester Street, the Wyndham Garden Hotel is slowly rearing its concrete head above the low-rise surroundings. Out of character. Out of context. Out of control.