Domino Park officially opened Sunday — the fanfare included acrobatics, music and performances — and was flooded with children all weekend. Sunday’s overcast and drizzly skies didn’t deter them from jumping into the fountain or climbing the Domino Sugar Refinery-themed playground equipment. Views of the river and passing boats, the… Read More >The post Domino Park Opens on the Williamsburg Waterfront (Photos) appeared first on Brownstoner.
In another surprising twist, Practice for Architecture and Urbanism and Two Trees’ unexpected new design for the adaptive reuse of the Domino Sugar Refinery was approved by the Landmarks Preservation Commission this morning with no changes, the developer confirmed. It was the second time the proposal for the landmarked 1880s factory… Read More >The post Domino Sugar Refinery Redesign Approved by Landmarks Preservation Commission appeared first on Brownstoner.
The team behind the redevelopment of the Domino Sugar Refinery needs to go back to the drawing board for its surprising new direction, first revealed in October. At a public hearing at the Landmarks Preservation Commission this afternoon, the commissioners were split on their feelings about the new design for… Read More >The post LPC Commissioner Asks If It’s Right to ‘Unbuild’ Landmarked Domino Sugar Refinery appeared first on Brownstoner.