Cunningham Apartments

Governors Island implosion. (credit: CBS 2)

11-Story Building On Governors Island Successfully Imploded

At exactly 7:36 a.m., the 11-story brick apartment building that formerly housed Coast Guard families was brought down with 200 pounds of dynamite.

06/09/2013

Building 877, aka the Cunningham Apartments. (credit: The Trust for Governors Island)

City Plans To Demolish 11-Story Building On Governors Island

The controlled implosion at 7:36 a.m. Sunday may be visible in parts of Manhattan, Brooklyn, Staten Island and New Jersey, officials said.

06/07/2013