Wrecking Ball

Farewell to 185 Bowery

Last modified August 13, 2012 at 9:44 pm

Hold onto your hats, folks, because the wrecking ball is coming to the corner of Bowery and Delancey very, very soon.  Over a month after new scaffolding was erected at 185 Bowery, it appears that this century-old townhouse will be the first of the four structures to fall.

Work at 60 Orchard Street Reactivated

Posted December 16, 2009 at 6:17 am

Before last February, an art gallery was located at 60 Orchard Street. A wrecking ball was employed to redecorate, and completed its endeavor admirably. Then there was a period of radio silence. But now the crews have been reactivated at the four-story construction site, tasked with doubling its current height as prescribed in DOB permits […]