58 Washington Square South

NYU Spiritual Center: Ready for Action

Posted December 3, 2009 at 6:18 am

The big boys have come out to play at 58 Washington Square South, site of the new NYU spiritual center. Parked in the dirt lot is a towering pile driver and ginormous backhoe. Both pieces of heavy machinery seem ready for action.

Update: NYU Spiritual Center

Posted November 12, 2009 at 6:09 am

The construction site at 58 Washington Square South, the footprint of the old NYU Catholic Center, just got a bit more interesting.  Sitting on scaffolding up above street level is this fairly ordinary office trailer.  Given the strength of the iron bars and such, we shouldn’t be too worried, right?  Nevertheless, it still gives us […]


Maze of Plywood Around Former NYU Catholic Center

Posted September 24, 2009 at 6:10 am

A maze of plywood is currently taking shape at 58 Washington Square South, the former site of the NYU Catholic Center.  As we speak, workers are hammering away along the perimeter, installing a “Heavy duty sidewalk shed approximately 140′ long as per plans during new building construction.”  Based on this information, progress toward the alleged […]