Post Tagged with: "Grand Street"

The 2010 Grand st. fire. (Photo via World Journal)

Victims of Grand Street Fire Receive Compensation after Eight Years

East Asian, History, Housing, Manhattan February 7, 2019 at 4:33 pm

After eight years, victims and their families received compensation for the fire that engulfed their homes on Grand Street, World Journal reports.

Photo By Ed Litvak

Despite Ruling, Tenants Displaced by Fire May Not Get Homes Back

Asian, Housing March 21, 2012 at 12:50 pm

Despite a court order that the landlord of the fire-ravaged building at 289 Grand Street restore the building’s rent-controlled and rent-stabilized apartments, the future of the Chinatown building’s tenants remains unclear, The Villager reported.

Construction gets in the way of the bike land on Grand Street.

New battle erupts over Chinatown bike lane

Environment, Manhattan November 29, 2011 at 12:11 pm

A battle that once brewed between bike riders and merchants over a new bike lane has now become a fight by riders to save it, as construction for a water tunnel interferes.