In March of 2015, we told you about demolition beginning on the former Eagle Electric warehouse at 43-22 Queens Street in Long Island City. Now, thanks to a photo on The Court Square Blog, we can see that excavation has begun for Rockrose's planned 54-story tower. The 622,360-square-foot building will rise 580 feet and contain a whopping 783 residential units. Completion is slated for fall 2017.
· Work begins at Rockrose's Eagle Loft at 43-22 Queens Street [The Court Square Blog]
· Rockrose's Long Island City Tower Sure Will Be Glassy [Curbed]
· Revealed: 43-22 Queens Street, 54-Story Eagle Electric Conversion And Expansion In Long Island City [YIMBY]
· All 43-22 Queens Street coverage [Curbed]