Wednesday, July 25, 2012
By Janet Babin : Economic Development Reporter, WNYC News
The City Council approved New York University’s contentious expansion plan in Greenwich Village on Wednesday despite continued opposition to the proposal from faculty and neighborhood groups.
Tuesday, July 17, 2012
New York University’s controversial expansion plan was approved by a City Council committee on Tuesday after the school said it would scale back development.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012
Professors railed against NYU’s proposed expansion plan Wednesday, saying faculty members fear the ambitious Greenwich Village project that will be go before the City Council next month could bankrupt the university.
Thursday, November 18, 2010
New York University has abandoned plans to build a 38-story tower in Greenwich Village in University Village between Bleecker and Houston Streets. The move came after architect I.M. Pei, who designed the three other towers adjacent to the proposed site, withdrew his support for the project. The proposed plan has also incited local protests.
Tuesday, April 13, 2010
By Matthew Schuerman : Editor, WNYC
New York University has been carefully testing the waters over the past several years, trying to gauge just how much expansion its Greenwich Village neighbors will tolerate — and where. It will roll out its proposal at an open house, 5:30-8 p.m. Wednesday, at the Kimmel Center, 60 Washington Square ...