Category Archives: Lafayette St.

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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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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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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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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Lafayette St. Under Fire…UPDATE

Lafayette St. Bike Lane and more…UPDATE With tremendous thanks to the many NoHo residents who signed and expressed their opinions regarding the new Lafayette St. Protected Bike Lane – we were granted most of our stipulations and have been promised … Continue reading

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Lafayette St. Slated for a New Protected Bike Lane – Update

Update:  Beware NoHo Lafayette Sts’ New Protected Bike Lane was the topic on Thursday, March 6th at CB#2′s Traffic and Transportation Committee. (Updated March 7) http://www.dnainfo.com/new-york/20140307/soho/lafayette-street-protected-bike-path-gets-unanimous-cb-2-committee-approval http://www.streetsblog.org/2014/03/07/cb-2-panel-unanimously-supports-lafayette-4th-avenue-protected-bike-lane  The original plan called for the protected bike lane to run along the … Continue reading

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NoHo Development Update

 NoHo Development Continues to Astound With new buildings at 688 Broadway (entrance on Great Jones Alley), 10 Bond St., 366 Lafayette St., 45 Great Jones and significant restorations/renovations at 24 Bleecker, 36 Bleecker, 37 Great Jones, NoHo development has the … Continue reading

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What Else is New?

It is becoming a full-time endeavor keeping up with what else is new in NoHo Crunch will be moving out of their address on Lafayette St. and into what is now a vacant ground floor space at 2 Cooper Square … Continue reading

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Catching Up…Keeping Up: Food and Beverage Licensing

Catching Up…Keeping Up with new, renewed or corporate change licenses at the State Liquor Authority is increasingly more complex, but thanks to Memorandums of Understanding executed through NoHo-Bowery Stakeholders, Inc. repurcussions from increased density have been minimized…or altogether prevented. This … Continue reading

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Catching Up…Keeping Up: Development

Catching Up…Keeping Up with NoHo is a full-time endeavor these days. On the development front there are 11 projects that have been recently approved or scheduled for hearing Continue reading

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