Grand Street Guild

Grand Street Guild Plans Two 15-Story Towers with 100% Affordable Housing

Posted January 29, 2018 at 5:00 am

Everyone is getting in on the Lower East Side construction game. It’s a veritable tower boom… Next up is the Grand Street Guild nonprofit. In a late-day press release Friday evening, management of the three-tower complex officially announced the imminent construction of two, as-of-right 15-story apartments on its property. According to the advisory, Handel Architects is […]

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After New Year’s Elevator Death on LES, Pols Urge Passage of Stalled ‘Elevator Safety Bill’

Posted January 11, 2016 at 5:17 am

Mere minutes before the ball-drop ushered in 2016, tragedy struck 131 Broome Street, part of the Grand Street Guild, housing complex. A 25-year-old Bronx man named Stephen Hewett-Brown, retroactively hailed a hero, was crushed to death by a faulty elevator that had stalled between floors. Though, not before helping a female resident to safety. In […]

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