Here’s what the Untapped staff is reading in the HQ today:
- On tonight’s CB3-SLA docket: Boris & Horton, New York’s first dog friendly coffee shop [EV Grieve]: We’ve looked at a few of the applicants on this month’s CB3-SLA docket, including Joe and Pat’s … and the Ainsworth East Village. Here are two more items of possible interest on the schedule tonight.
- Beekeeping finds a home throughout NYC’s five boroughs [6sqft]: On June 1, the United Nations joined a growing local trend—they installed three apiary yards, better known as beehives, on their grounds in midtown Manhattan. The UN is hopeful that by summer’s end, their 150 bees will turn into a thriving colony of 250,000 bees.
- Elements of 50-Foot Jarmulowsky Bank Cupola Make an Appearance [Bowery Boogie]: The Jarmulowsky Bank Building, previously wrapped in a blanket for winter, just received its crown. The bones of the cupola are here…
- Old West Village gas station could sprout this Morris Adjmi-designed building [Curbed NY]: A long underused corner of the West Village will sprout a building designed by Morris Adjmi with the Landmarks Preservation Commission’s approval. A proposal for a seven-story building by the vaunted architectural firm will come in front of the commission on July 25, and presentation materials now available on the LPC’s website allow curious onlookers a chance to scope out the design before it’s either roasted or passed by the commission.
Today’s popular Untapped Cities reads:
- 22 Must-Visit Places in the Upper East Side, NYC: An Untapped Cities Guide
- Iconic NYC Diner “The Cup and Saucer” Closing Down After Nearly 70 Years
- The Top 10 Secrets of NYC’s Flatiron Building