Author Archives: Zella

31 Bond St. to Be Transformed – UPDATED July 17

31 Bond St. Seeks a Certificate of Appropriateness from the Landmarks Preservation Commission NoHo seems to be this cool enclave with a lot of the things SoHo has, without the pedestrian traffic and commercialization, said Josh Gurwitz head of Good … Continue reading

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DEAR Rivington Becomes DEAR Great Jones…updated

DEAR Rivington has moved to 37 Great Jones St. What was formerly a toxic industrial manufacturing space has been completely transformed to a residential rental building with this cutting edge fashion retail store on the ground floor.   Bye, bye … Continue reading

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Hearings for NoHo in July

Here’s the list of hearings for NoHo in July at CB#2 Gratefully, no new liquor applications this month, but there may be a few coming in September. LANDMARKS & PUBLIC AESTHETICS 1st MEETING Sean Sweeney, Doris Diether, Co-ChairsMon., 7/14 @ 6:30 … Continue reading

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June Hearings at CB#2

June hearings at CB#2 include liquor licenses, more news on the water tunnel site on East 4th St. and possibly a late month Landmarks Committee hearing on 383 Lafayette St. On Wednesday, June 4th there was an update on DEP … Continue reading

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Tweaking Lafayette Street’s New Design, Let’s Get it Right

Tweaking Lafayette Street’s new design has commanded our wrapped attention since the installation of the protected bike lane. ..among the concerns are parking regulations for daytime deliveries, evening parking, safe design at intersections, safe means for hailing and embarking from … Continue reading

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Design Week

To celebrate design week from May 15 to 20 we highlighted design, furniture, and art throughout the NoHo-Bowery area. Merchants, Studios, Film, Special Events – they were all included and highlighted by NYCxDesign.  But the big secret is NoHo and … Continue reading

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NoHoManhattan-Design

Today officially begins Design Week in New York City coordinated through NYCxDesign. NoHoManhattan-Design celebrates all resident businesses, designers, makers and artists who contribute to our premiere, design-centric community, all year.  Our NYCxDesign page is here. Here’s the Press Release describing … Continue reading

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NoHo APP

The NoHo APP is a constantly refreshed guide to NoHo and the Bowery NoHoManhattan-Design produced by NoHo Bowery Stakeholders (NBS), celebrates NYCxDesign weekend with the launch of a new ONLINE APP. Easily find ‘Happenings’ for the exciting designers, artists, makers, and galleries throughout NoHo … Continue reading

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Lafayette St. Under Fire…Second Update

On Friday, April 11 we were informed that DOT planned to install the proposed protected bike lane on Lafayette St. in three days! This, in spite of a Community Board #2 resolution and a letter from Councilmember Chin detailing aspects, … Continue reading

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NoHoManhattan Tweets

We have mentioned this several times before, but NoHoManhattan has its own Twitter account…and we are tweeting NoHo-centric headlines on it regularly.  You can see today’s selection in the column to the right. What do we flag?  Anything that reflects … Continue reading

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347 Bowery Another Annabelle Seldorf Design

347 Bowery and 10 Bond tout Annabelle Seldorf Posted April 1st on NewYork YIMBY  the saga at 347 Bowery, corner of 3rd and Bowery and opposite The Bowery Hotel, has taken a radical turn, Luckily fresh permits have just been filed for … Continue reading

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383 Lafayette St. Slated for Restoration and an Addition

383 Lafayette St., former home of Tower Video and recently the Student ID office for NYU will finally be getting some contextual attention and allowed uses in our M1-5b zone. Its new use will be for NYU administrative offices.  The … Continue reading

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