When I hear Yonkers, I think of Death of A Salesman, Hello Dolly, On the Town, and, of course, Lost in Yonkers !
I Spent most of last night looking up this Particular project and it’s a pretty Great Project, May Help spur some Development in the Area, though Warburton Needs more Regular Bus Service, BRT Lite would be a Good thing here Might even Lead to the infill of some of the Parking Lots on this site.
Since it hasn’t been posted up, might as well share this great photo essay on daylighting the Saw Mill River from CurbedNY:
Soyo Lofts | 7 floors - 25 units
RMS Companies Warburton Apartments | 6 floors | 74 units
progress photos from The Journal News
Warburton Apartments, photos by Seth Harrison
Hudson Park, photo by Peter Carr and Ricky Flores
Avalon Bay Development, photo by Peter Carr and Ricky Flores
Extell is looking to build a seven building development, including a 22 story tower.
Extell Hudson Waterfront has asked the Yonkers Industrial Development Agency for $15.4 million in sales-tax breaks on construction materials and $4.9 in mortgage-recording tax breaks for various properties it will acquire along Alexander Street, Water Grant Street and Babcock Place. The developer also seeks a 30-year payment in lieu of taxes agreement known as a PILOT consisting of an annual payment of $4.5 million.
the project will be built in phases over 10 years.
follow up on the last post: REW: Extell bags tax breaks for $500M Yonkers development
I hope they demolish that sky blue building soon.