The massive Mercedes showroom near the entrance to the Lincoln Tunnel is not long for this world. A tipster sent a picture of the brutish buildingwhich occupies most of the block bounded by 40th and 41st streets and Eleventh Avenue and the block-long Galvin Avenuein the midsts of its demolition. The block-large site at 520 West 41st Street was snatched up by Silverstein Properties with plans to erect a 1,100-foot-tall residential tower with 1,400 apartments and a hefty retail component. Although demolition's plowing ahead, the developer has yet to file plans for the supertall tower with the Department of Buildings.
· Neighbors: Silverstein's West Side Mystery Project Is Too Tall [Curbed]
· A First Look at Silverstein's Glassy Twin Towers For Midtown [Curbed]
· All 514 Eleventh Avenue coverage [Curbed]
· All 520 West 41st Street coverage [Curbed]