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Monday, August 9th, @ 6:30 PM-P.S.
41, 116 W. 11th Street, Auditorium.
Discussion of NYU
projects in the superblocks and
blocks east of Washington Square
Wednesday, August 4th, 6:00pm -
Land Use Education Forum on NYU
Plans 2031, American Institute for
Architecture, 536 LaGuardia Place,
(between Bleecker and West 3rd
by: Manhattan Borough
President Scott M. Stringer,
Councilmember Margaret Chin and
Community Board 2, along with
Congressmember Jerrold L. Nadler,
NYC Council Speaker Christine C.
State Senator Thomas K. Duane and
Assemblymember Deborah J. Glick
Tuesday, July 6th, 2010,
- NYU Task Force
at 1 Centre St, 19th floor.
NYU provided a response
to the Task Force's
Development Report recommendations. The meeting then
continued to discuss the Task Force's roll during
the Superblock ULURP application review period.
Task Force agreed to convene on a
quarterly basis, allowing its members, the current
majority of whom are connected to this particular
application, either in their "official" capacities
in elected and appointed positions or representing
groups within the affected ULURP area, to be fully
engaged in that due process.
Mon., 6/21 @ 6:30 PM- Manhattan Developmental
Center, 75 Morton St. Activity Center, CB#2 Arts &
Institutions Committee. NYU presentation
of the proposed 4th tower on the Silver Towers
superblock site (Bleecker, LaGuardia, Houston and
Mercer Streets). Media Coverage:
The New York Observer, Villager,
Monday, June 7 at 6:30pm -- University Settlement,
Speyer Hall - 184 Eldridge Street (btwn Rivington &
Delancey Sts), CB#3 Land Use, Zoning, Public &
Private Housing Committee. Discussion of
guidelines and principles for participation in the
NYU planning process.
Wednesday, May 26, 2010, 9:00 A.M.
- NYU Task Force
at 1 Centre St, 19th floor.
The discussion centered
on several options and possible configurations for the 4th tower that is in
NYU’s Superblocks plan.
Mon., May 17,
Community Board #2 Arts &
Institutions Committee, 6:30 PM- Manhattan
Developmental Center, 75 Morton St. Activity Center.
Presentation by NYU regarding the
sustainability aspects of its NYU 2031 plan.
Here is the presentation.
Monday, May 10,
Community Board #3’s
Land Use, Zoning, Public & Private Housing
Committee, Cooper Union Foundation Building, Peter
Cooper Suite, 8th Floor (West elevator), 7 east 7th
St. Public hearing on NYU’s 2031 Expansion
Plan. The discussion will focus on how
the plan will impact the area east of 4th Avenue.
Though there is not an official report, you can read
May 6th , 6:00 PM, CB1,
Planning and Community Infrastructure Committee, 49
Chambers Street, 7th floor.
NYU Plans 2031: NYU in NYC.
Monday, May 3rd, 9:00 AM, the Task Force
reviewed the deed restrictions and other land
use agreements pertaining to the Superblocks.
Thursday, April 22nd, 9:00 AM The Task Force met to
discuss the area that NYU has identified as the
Mon., 4/19 @ 6:30 PM- Public School 41, 116 W. 11th
Street, Community Board #2, ARTS & INSTITUTIONS
Committee, David Gruber, Chair, Presentation regarding
NYU 2031: NYU in NYC - A citywide strategic vision for
how the University will look to grow more transparently
and predictably over the next two decades.
Wednesday, April 14th, 2010 - NYU Presented
`2031' Expansion Plan at a Public Open House, from
5:30 to 8 P.M. at the Kimmel Center at 60 Washington
Square South (at LaGuardia Place), 10th floor.
Crains NY Business,
The Real Deal,
The New York Observer,
Thursday, March 25th, 2010 - Press Conference Announcing
Phase Three of Community Planning Process, 11:00 a.m., 1
Centre St., 19th Floor. Press coverage:
NY Daily News,
2009 Meetings (to be added)
Nov. 18, 2008, Silver Towers Complex Designated a Landmark
Village' Site (commonly known as the Silver Towers
Complex) was awarded landmark status by the
Landmarks Preservation Commission.
Tuesday, Sept . 23, 2008, 6:30
p.m. - CB#2 Joint Parks, Recreation and Open Space and
Institutions Committee Meeting, Tony Dapolito Recreation
Center, 3 Clarkson St. 3rd Floor. Tobi Bergman & David
Gruber, Chairs. Discussion of ideas for improved open
space allocations on the Superblocks for Plan 2031.
Wednesday, Sept. 17 , 2008, 5:00 p.m.- Task Force
Meeting at 1 Centre St., 19th Floor. The agenda
discussed process and timeline as they relate to NYU's
2031 urban campus planning and development projects
prior to mandated public hearings (Community Board
Committees, for instance). Additionally the Community
Task Force reviewed the initial "Working Principles"
adopted in Sept 2006. These can be seen at the bottom of
the Principles page. Minutes
Tuesday, August 14th, 2008, 5:00 p.m. Task Force
Meeting, 1 Centre St., 19th Floor. The agenda will be
discussion on process, as well as timeline.
Additionally, there was a discussion regarding the role
of the Task Force and the responsibilities of the
May 28, 2008, Wednesday - CB#2 Institutions Committee,
6:30 p.m., at Greenburg Lounge in Vanderbilt Hall, 40
Washington Square South. This meeting reviewed NYU
Provincetown Playhouse and 133-139 MacDougal Street
plans. CB#2 June Resolution .
Friday, May 16, 2008 . 4:30-6:00 p.m., 1 Centre St.,
19th Floor - NYU Task Force Meeting - Agenda: Update on
design concepts and ideas for the Provincetown
John Sexton Reply to BP Scott Stringer Letter RE; More
Information on Provincetown Playhouse - May 15, 2008
NYU Response to CB#2 Questions RE: Provincetown
NYU Presentation: Rebuilding the Provincetown Playhouse
and Honoring a Cultural Institution
Letter Re: Further Review on 133-139 MacDougal
May 14, 2008, Wednesday , Bleecker Area Merchants and
Residents Association (BAMRA) monthly meeting included
an NYU presentation.
April 29, 2008:
Rebuilding the Provincetown
Playhouse and Honoring a Cultural Institution
Wednesday, April 23, The fifth NYU Open House, where
NYU's planning consultants presented recommendations
based on the past nine months of feedback. Hemmerdinger
Hall, 100 Washington Square East, 5:00 - 7:00 p.m. See
March 27, 2008, Thursday, Coalition to Save the East
Village, 6:48PM-8:45PM, Barney Building.
March 26, 2008, Wednesday, Washington Square Area
Quality of Life Task Force Meeting, 6:00 p.m., 505
LaGuardia Place, community room.
March 24, 2008, Monday, Silver Tower Tenants,
6:00PM-8:00PM, 110 Bleecker Street.
March 19, Wednesday, at 5:30pm at 1 Centre St., 19th
Floor. Borough President Stringer Chairs this full Task
March 18, 2008, NYU SUPERBLOCKS TASK FORCE, sponsored by
Councilman Alan Gerson, at 6:30, NYU Silver Building, Rm
809. Attendance: 25
March 18, 2008, SoHo Alliance, 6:30PM-7:30PM, 196
Mercer, Attendance: 20
March 14, 2008, The Caring Community, 2:30PM-4:30PM, 20
Washington Square North (The Caring Community),
March 13, 2008, AMC, 12PM-2PM, Rosenthal, Attendance: 60
March 13, 2008, Washington Square Village Tenants
Association, 6PM-8PM, Rosenthal, Attendance: 50+
March 12, 2008, Greenwich Village Chelsea Chamber of
Commerce (GVCCC), 12PM-2PM, The Torch Club, Attendance:
March 12, 2008, Central Village Block Association,
6PM-8PM, 196 Mercer Street (tentative), Attendance: 10
March 11, 2008, Washington Square Association,
5:30PM-7PM, WSA Members at private residence.
March 10, 2008, The New School, 12PM-2PM, 66 W. 12th
Street, Attendance: 4
March 10, 2008 at 5:30pm, Community Task Force on NYU
Development, 1 Centre St., 19th Floor. NYU provides an
overview of its thinking and ideas about one of the
sites which it owns - 133-137 MacDougal (which also
includes the site of the Provincetown Playhouse).
March 6, 2008, American Institute of Architects (AIA),
536 La Guardia (bet W. 3rd & Bleecker).6:00 P.M.,
Sponsored by the Bleecker Street Resident & Merchants
Assoc., NYU Plans regarding the core campus superblocks
presented. Attendance: 25
March 6, 2008, Assemblymember Glick, 1PM-2PM, 853
March 5, 2008, CB 2 Institutions and Transportation
Committees, 6PM-8PM, 20 Washington Square North (The
Caring Community), Attendance: 30-40
March 5, 2008, American Institute of Architects (AIA)
Members, 4PM, 536 LaGuardia Place, AIA
March 3, 2008, Bedford Barrow Block Association/ GVBA,
6:30PM-8:3OPM, 46 Barrow Street, Attendance: 15
March 3, 2008, Congressman Nadler's Office,
12:30PM-2:30PM, 201 Varick Street
February 28, 2008, Washington Place Block Association,
6PM-8PM, 196 Mercer Street, Attendance: 5
February 27, 2008, Convened by Councilmember Alan
Gerson's Office, 6PM-8PM, American Institute of
Architects (AIA), 536 LaGuardia Place
February 25, 2008, 505 LaGuardia Place Tenants, 5PM-7PM,
505 LaGuardia Place
January 2008 Community Board Resolutions on NYU Planning
Principles. Resolution to adopted and passed by Full
Board, Feb 2008
Community Board #3 Manhattan:
Housing, Land Disposition, Zoning, & NYC Housing
Authority Committee approves Task Force Planning
January 30, 2008, 4:00pm - 7:00pm, Hemmerdinger Hall,
Silver Center for Arts and Science 100 Washington Square
East - the design team presented preliminary options and
approaches for how the University might meet an
anticipated 6 million square feet of space needs between
now and 2031.
If you did not attend, see the full presentation which
incorporates public feedback from the previous open
houses and the Task Force here.
January 30, 2008, 10:30 a.m. Press Conference
Borough President's Announcement of Task Force Planning
NYU Statement on the Task Force Planning Principles
Jan. 29, 2008 - Task Force review of University's
Strategic Space Planning initiative.
Jan. 17, 2008 - Task Force Meeting on final language for
Principals and preliminary overview from NYU regarding
January 30th community presentation
NYU in NYC - Overview,
Growth, Sustainability, Awareness, released April 14,
Task Force Report on NYU Development
March 25, 2010
NYU Response - July 6, 2010
2031 Planning Milestones
Location and Design Concepts
Jan 30, 2008:
Process and Community Feedback
Space Needs and Core Campus Options
Core Campus Concepts: Washington
Village; Coles; South Block Towers
Public Space Improvements
Remote Options: Health Corridor,
Revised Core Campus Map, Jan 2008
NYU Plans 2031 January
Core and Remote Site Maps
Survey of Open House Comments
NYU Growth Projections
Greenwich Village Campus Properties,
Download Full PDF
NYU Strategic Planning Initiative Presentation
May 24, 2007
NYU Consultant Planning Team
May 17, 2007
NYU Overview - March 2007
The overview provides a snapshot of NYU
in the Fall of 2006. Information
in this document
and uses in the Washington
Square/Union Square/East Village areas and challenges
faced by the University.
Request for Qualifications -
New York University
Strategic Planning Initiative,
February, 15, 2007