Update On W. 82nd Street Penthouse Construction Opposed By Kevin Bacon & UWS Neighbors

Posted back in October about a penthouse construction project at 176-182 W. 82nd that irked neighbors at the adjacent 172 W. 82nd, including long-time Upper West Side resident Kevin Bacon. The case recently went before the Landmarks Preservation Commission and they sided with Mr. Bacon and his neighbors.

Upper West Sider Kevin Bacon Not Pleased About Penthouse Construction On West 82nd Street

Did a brief post on Kevin Bacon back in June of 2011 — he’s been living on the Upper West Side since 1976. He recently wrote a letter to Community Board 7 expressing concern about construction of a penthouse/building extension relating to a condo conversion at 176-182 W. 82nd, which is adjacent to his apartment [...]

20 Story Condo (And Maybe A CVS) Slated For Empty Stretch Of Broadway Between 77th & 78th

UPDATE 7/3/12: Details Emerge On $135 Million Residential Construction Project At Broadway & 77th/78th (it’s a luxury rental, not a condo) In last week’s post about the closing of Manhattan Diner I mentioned a forthcoming post about what’s planned for the now almost desolate stretch of Broadway between 77th & 78th. Last month (sorry, this [...]