NYU will bring its NYU 2031 expansion plan back before the City Council this week, and the Observer spots new renderings of NYU's revised plan. The university and the City Council agreed to reduce the density of the new buildings, particularly the proposed boomerang buildings. The one on Mercer Street will get the biggest trim, of 76 percent. Above, compare the old and new visions for NYU's future.
· NYU Anew: Just How Much Smaller Is the Shrunken Greenwich Village Expansion? [NYO]
· NYU 2031 coverage [Curbed]