Project leaders from Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP met with a handful of Barnard students and administrators in Altschul Atrium in a “visioning session” on Friday to discuss what students were looking for in a building.
Nearly one year after announcing plans to demolish Lehman Hall, Barnard has contracted an architecture firm to build a teaching and learning facility in Lehman’s place.
A week after workers started clearing the north plot of the cathedral's campus, federal, state, and city officials joined local activists on Saturday morning to protest the development.
Preservationists are up in arms about the poor safety record and alleged criminal history of Breeze National, the contractor selected to clear the north campus of the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in preparation for apartment construction.
Community Board 7 Chair Elizabeth Caputo sent a letter to the Department of Health on Tuesday that said the scoping document submitted by Jewish Home Lifecare does not take into account important concerns raised by the community.
The lounge for Graduate School of Arts and Sciences students in 301 Philosophy Hall won’t be complete until March, a University Facilities spokesperson said Thursday.
The 15-story building was intended to provide new homes for residents of the Ennis Francis low-rise apartment complex. But Ennis Francis II is sitting unfinished, with no indication as to when construction will resume.
The Jan. 11 fire was caused by an electrical fire in the basement, an FDNY spokesperson said Tuesday. But the future of the building hangs in uncertainty, especially as the two listed owners died in 2012.
Volunteer docent Thomas Fedorek agrees that outside funding is essential for the preservation of Saint John the Divine.
As part of its One Train Portal Project, the MTA shut down the bus stops on Broadway between 122nd and LaSalle streets in September, forcing locals to walk to 120th or 125th streets in the winter cold.
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