Gallery: NYU’s Modified Expansion Plans Move Closer to City Council App...

After two weeks of hot debate between NYU and the New York City Council regarding the university’s plans to expand its Greenwich Village campus (see our earlier post on this), a decision has been reached. The Council Land Use Committee and Subcommittee on Zoning have voted to approve the modified version of NYU’s original plan, reducing overall expansion by 20%—bringing the gross square footage of new development down from 2,130,000 to 1,918,000 square feet. The plan will go before the full Council on July 25th for a final vote.

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