Following initial feedback from the Landmarks Preservation Commission, Dattner Architects is scheduled for another round of public hearings to present plans for a major restoration and expansion of the former Empire State Dairy building at 2840 Atlantic Avenue in East New York. New renderings of the project reveal a modified façade, reorganization of rooftop mechanicals, and slightly altered window systems.
Permits have been filed for a 13-story mixed-use building at 227 Duffield Street in Downtown Brooklyn. Located between Willoughby Street and Fulton Street, the lot is located near several subway stations, including Hoyt Street with the 2 and 3 trains; DeKalb Avenue with the B, Q, and R trains; and Jay Street-Metrotech with the A, C, and F trains. Also nearby are a few high-rise residential developments in progress like 9 DeKalb Avenue and Brooklyn Point at 138 Willoughby Street. Samiel Hansab under the 227 Duffield Street Corp. is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The Stanwix, a new rental building at 115 Stanwix Street in Bushwick, Brooklyn, is approaching full occupancy. JCS Realty is the developer and ND Architecture & Design is the architect of record for the eight-story structure, which illustrates how efforts to revitalize and invigorate the working-class neighborhood have exceeded the city’s expectations in regard to housing improvement, diversification, and economic development.
Permits have been filed for a nine-story mixed-use building at 1601 Dekalb Avenue in Bushwick, Brooklyn. Located between Irving Avenue and Wyckoff Avenue, the lot is steps from the Dekalb Avenue subway station, serviced by the L train. Camber Property Group is listed as the owner behind the applications.
The famous Acme Smoked Fish Corporation is pursuing a major expansion of its existing facilities in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Located at 30 Gem Street, the Acme Smoked Fish factory was founded in 1905 and is now one of the country’s leading producers and distributors of smoked fish and pickled fish products by volume.