A Soho-Noho rezoning battle, affordable modular housing in East New York, & more

By Emily Myers | March 5, 2019 - 11:00AM 

Residents of Soho and Noho have set up a coalition to rival a group pushing for rezoning in the Manhattan neighborhoods (press release)

More than 160 units of affordable modular housing are coming to East New York (press release)

Tax assessments are super-low for the condos of NYC’s super-rich (Habitat via WSJ)

The High Line and Penn Station are the inspiration for a prizewinning design for a pedestrian bridge connecting Hudson Yards with Moynihan Train Hall (Curbed NY)

Vending machines will replace newsstands on NYC subway stations (NY Daily News)

A new sanitation guide for Downtown Manhattan aims to target trash with tips for residents and details on long term plans for the neighborhood (press release)

Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a senior writer, podcast host, and producer at Brick Underground. She studied journalism at the University of the Arts, London, and graduated with a MA Honors degree in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh. As host of the Brick Underground podcast she has earned three awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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