Not So Fast, 196 Bowery

Posted on: October 3rd, 2008 at 9:23 am by

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Last week, the DOB issued another stop work order [link] for the construction site at 196 Bowery. The charming two-story structure that once graced this plot was demolished back in March to make way for eight stories of upscale residential living. I bet the Maisel family, inhabitants of the adjacent Germania bank building [link], is quite happy with the news.

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Yet another warm welcome to the luxurious Bowery. Don’t forget your rat traps and roach bait!

See Also:
CurbedWire: Hotel, Condo & More on Busy Bowery Blocks [Curbed]
A Journey through Chinatown: 196 Bowery [nychinatown.org]

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