Scaffolding Arrives at Orchard Hell Building

Last modified January 30, 2013 at 12:48 pm

The Orchard Hell Building is entering a new stage of development.

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Softwalks Plans Seats and Planters for City Scaffolding

Posted January 2, 2013 at 6:18 am

Scaffolding is a fact of city life. A constant, like feral pigeons or the subway breakdancer.

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250 Bowery Strips Down Ahead of Hurricane Sandy

Posted October 29, 2012 at 9:16 am

The new dark-haired beast on the Bowery is ever-closer to bringing more well-heeled residents to the neighborhood.

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When Trucks Back Into Scaffolding on Broome Street

Posted August 21, 2012 at 12:10 pm

This was the scene on Broome Street yesterday afternoon after a truck reportedly backed into some scaffolding. Yellow crime scene tape was strung across most of the block between Eldridge and Forsyth Streets. Oops. All was cleared by nightfall.

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Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center Reveals Facade After 3 Years

Posted June 26, 2012 at 6:28 am

Clemente Soto Velez Cultural Center is reawakening after a long slumber. Her eyes are opening ever so slowly, but there’s still plenty of crust lingering.

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134 Orchard Street Goes Beige

Last modified June 28, 2012 at 6:28 pm

Many of the tenements lining the midsection of Orchard Street are defined by earthier hues. Plenty of browns, reds, and maroons happening. And therein, its character.

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Early Edition: March 5

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 12:59 am

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Max Fish Sheds Years-Old Scaffolding

Posted August 31, 2011 at 6:09 am

Residents on upper Ludlow Street have reason to rejoice this week, as some longstanding scaffolding was recently dismantled from the facade of the decades-old Max Fish.

60 Orchard Street Striptease

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 1:27 am

Late last week, the new condo tower at 60 Orchard Street worked one final striptease before giving up the pole for good. The process of removing netting, wood beams, and scaffolding began Thursday.

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Progress Update: Allen Street Hotel at 139 Orchard

Last modified January 30, 2012 at 11:10 pm

You may want to find someplace to sit before continuing.  Okay, good.  As if Orchard Street above Delancey wasn’t already in dire straits, what with stalled projects, towering hotels, a so-called Hell Building, and scattered demolition work, we now have more intel on the swiftly-rising structure at 139 Orchard (aka 138 Allen Street). Guess the […]