Meanwhile, the leader of First Baptist Church of Crown Heights keeps trying to get this deal to work.
"Arguing that low-income housing is the only kind of hous…
Work on the site continues. Dumpster with debris is out front.
They are doing more work than I thought they would.
For some reason, I imagined them replacing the sign but keeping just about everything else.
They may have investors involve…
Shelters have curfews.
The one I am most familiar with had a 9 PM to 9 AM curfew.
So, if you are seeing someone who is unsightly during those hours they are either likely either unaffilated with the shelter, or lost their bed.
Demolition and excavation can be done in bad weather. So it would not surprise me if they waited until late fall to demolish the structure, excavated and then started pouring the foundation in the early Spring.
meh. I have seen lots of foot patrols and other "constant presence" activities in the immediate area over the past several years.
The trick to c…
The problem comes down to timing.
IE. If you construct a building with union labor, you pay for these costs up front. However, you would get paid back by the market rate renters over time. Hence, you incur loan costs and long term risk. It al…