Thursday, August 16, 2012

51 Astor Place, now with a branded sidewalk bridge

[Bobby Williams]

Letting the world know what's coming to the crossroads of the East Village... and in the corner: "Occupancy Spring 2013." Or, 53,672 more blog posts on the topic...

Previously on EV Grieve:
51 Astor Place demolition begins July 1; 17 months to build new black-glass tower

East Village — the new Midtown?


pinhead said...

Oh, it's 51 Astor! I knew there must be an explanation for the gaping crater, enormous cranes, and general street-clogging havoc.

(In my nightmares the retail tenant is a Disney Store.)

Anonymous said...

Build it!! Build it!!!!!!!!!

Anonymous said...

Looks like they spelled DeathStar wrong

Anonymous said...

Looks like a monumental tombstone.
Or the apocalyptic monolith from 2001.

51 Deathstar Place indeed.

- East Villager