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What IS Con Ed Up To On River Street?

Con Ed’s River Street site, partially demolished Photo: Sharese Ann Frederick on flickr I’ve mentioned this in passing before, but Con Ed is doing some serious demolition at its River Street facilities. The two-block site used to house a series of storage tanks, but over the past few months, the tanks have been slowly coming […]

8 July 2010

It’s ‘Hollywood on the East River’ for Kedem Winery Site [✜]

Aaron Short follows up on the CineMagic story at Kedem Winery.

Sort of makes you wonder about all those claims about manufacturing no longer being viable on the waterfront. This project will bring far more high-paying, good-benefit jobs to the waterfront than the eventual mixed-use residential/retail project will. The problem isn't that manufacturing isn't viable, the problem is that we haven't changed our definition of "industrial" to match the changing face of manufacturing in 21st-century Brooklyn.

Kedem Winery Soundstage

CineMagic’s Riverfront Studios will be located in the big red building with the brand-new windows. Yesterday I mentioned that 420 Kent Avenue (part of the former Kedem Winery site) was undergoing a major rehab (something a bit more than the “interior renovation of storage garage” described on the Alt-2 application). My information was correct – […]