As we mentioned last year, the big Staples store that anchored the corner of Water Street and Fulton Street at the gateway to the South Street Seaport closed up in November.
Meanwhile, there has been plenty of activity at the site....Prepping it for — c'mon, you can guess correctly!
...a big Duane Reade, this according to a construction worker ...
Huge need for this! There isn't a Duane Reade within 100 feet of this location!
OK, OK....the other Duane Reade there on Fulton is simply moving...
Previously on EV Grieve:
That joke isn't funny anymore: Duane Reade opens at location of former OTB parlor on John Street