BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer One day after the City Council approved a special permit to build a pair of luxury apartment buildings in place of the iconic graffiti-splattered warehouse in Long Island City, the founders of 5Pointz filed a lawsuit to block the demolition. Marie Flageul, a volunteer at 5Pointz, said the team of […]
BY TRISHA SAKHUJA Staff Writer The City Council approved a special permit on Oct. 9 to build a pair of high-rise buildings that will displace an iconic warehouse in Long Island City that has seen tourists from around the world because of the graffiti art it displays on its walls. Even though the Wolkoff family […]
By Trisha Sakhuja Staff Writer Queens Borough President Helen Marshall approved David Wolkoff’s plan to build two high-rise apartment complexes in accordance with Community Board 2’s recommendations on July 16.