The plan calls for 12,000 units of affordable housing and prioritizes pedestrians over cars.
The city aims to deck over the rail yard to build a megaproject larger than Governors Island
Vishaan Chakrabarti’s PAU has been chosen to plan out the massive rail yard-topping site, say sources familiar with the project.
A feasibility study for building a platform over the Sunnyside Yards is significantly delayed. It's caused doubts if Mayor de Blasio's ambitious proposal--which envisions as many as 11,000 affordable apartments atop the yard--is actually possible.