Gallery: New SPURA Plan Reveals Big Changes – Like an Andy Warhol Museu...

Nine sites near the corner of Delancey and Essex Streets in the Lower East Side are about to undergo a radical renovation. This morning, Mayor Bloomberg revealed the new Seward Park Urban Renewal Area (SPURA) plan to renovate the large, undeveloped plot of land into vibrant, mixed-use space. The project includes a 1.65-million-square-foot development that will be surrounded by 1,000 units of new housing as well as shops and an Andy Warhol museum.

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