Standing on the 10th floor of his new Standard Hotel in the meatpacking district last January, hotelier André Balazs looked out on the Hudson River and the ever-rising New Jersey skyline in the distance, marveling at how much the area was beginning to resemble Hong Kong harbor.
“I had exactly the same comment,” agreed Read More
Today, the Department of City Planning is meeting to review a proposal to rezone the Far West Village, from roughly west of Greenwich and Washington streets to the Hudson River, between 14th and Morton Streets. The D.C.P. will be considering a down-zoning, which would decrease the bulk and maximum height of new buildings in the Read More