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135 Bowery Replacement Building Finally Moves Forward with Construction

Posted December 6, 2013 at 6:00 am

It’s aliiiiiiive! After a seasons-long holding pattern, 135 Bowery is officially returning to the ranks of the living, albeit as a modern development. New scaffolding is in place. Also, contractors are currently assembling the Erector Set steel beams for the four-story tumor that will sprout from the destroyed remains of the former Federal-style row house. […]

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Demolished 135 Bowery Up For Sale

Posted September 4, 2012 at 6:09 am

You’ll recall that Councilwoman Margaret Chin flip-flopped on landmark status for the centuries-old building, angering neighbors, local preservationists, and historians in the process.

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135 Bowery Demolition Imminent

Posted December 19, 2011 at 6:28 am

Time to bid farewell to 135 Bowery, originally built here in 1817. Within the last week, the centuries-old Federal-style row house was wrapped in the token black death shroud.