The community hasn't exactly given the thumbs-up to World Financial Center owner Brookfield Properties' plans to renovate the building and do away with the staircase to nowhere in the Winter Garden. But that hasn't stopped Brookfield from throwing a few million at possible plans for the building, and they shared those plans with Community Board 1 last night. Above, a few renderings from DNAinfo's slide show. The most notable new feature: a 714-seat food court "with cafes and test kitchens by the city's top restauranteurs." Watch your back, Danny Meyer!
· Brookfield Shows First Glimpse of World Financial Center Redesign [DNAinfo]
· Winter Garden coverage [Curbed]