a thread for news, photos and discussion of the iconic mid century modernist landmark. Formerly known as One Chase Manhattan Plaza, the headquarters of Chase Manhattan Bank.
Fosun Signs Three Tenants to 170K SF at 28 Liberty
One Chase Manhattan Plaza by Emilio Guerra, on Flickr
With 80 Flatbush chopped down, this would be the second tallest building in Brooklyn after the supertall 9 deKalb. Expect fierce NIMBYism.
Rabsky Development hopes to bring 942-foot-tall building to DoBro
City Planning approves controversial trio of resi towers in Two Bridges
avert your gaze from the rendering lest you want to suffer temporary blindness. Luckily the density and height of FiDi is perfect to keep this new hotel mostly obscured from view.
Towering and Hideous 40-Story Hotel Takes Shape in FiDi
though this site is likely to remain dormant for the near future, its potential is apparently not being ignored. YIMBY recently scooped these plans from 2014 which would've seen Tower 5 become a supertall.
Zombified Plans Revealed for Supertall 5 World Trade Center
this article is from May, but work is still ongoing.
1 Flatbush Avenue Tops Out Construction, To Bring 183 More Rentals to Downtown Brooklyn
a more recent photo, this project is in the middle.
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