The only thing more frightening than what's happened in recent years to the cast-iron landmark at 287 Broadway is the plan for the new apartment building sprouting up around it. Luckily, the reality is not nearly as grim as the rendering. Oops, did we say grim? We meant green. Writes the Curbed tipster who sent us some shots: "It's not nearly so green as the ridiculous render from a while ago." After the jump, a closer look at the glass going in on the building soon to be known as reade57.
· 287 Broadway coverage [Curbed]