Part of the iconic Astrotower at Coney Island will have to be demolished, after concerns about the tower’s structural stability prompted a shutdown of several amusements on the Brooklyn peninsula.
A construction worker was slightly injured Sunday as crews demolished an unused departures runway at John F. Kennedy International Airport.
The Queens Wendy’s fast food restaurant that stood in as “McDowell’s” in the movie “Coming to America” will soon be torn down, according to published reports.
The panel had narrowed a list of choices to renovating or rebuilding on the school site or building a new school on property down the street. Each would cost between about $48 million and $60 million.
The Newtown, Conn., school that became a slaughterhouse in December has been closed ever since the shooting that killed 20 6- and 7-year-olds and six adults.
The “muck houses” of the Second Avenue subway line are finally set to come down.
Residents of Long Beach, Long Island, on Saturday were given a final chance to say goodbye to the landmark boardwalk before demolition began.
Officials in Newtown, Conn., have yet to reach the point of discussing the long-term future of Sandy Hook Elementary School, where a gunman killed 20 children and six adults.
In the hard-hit borough of Staten Island, the dig-out and clean-up continue, and it was not without some major help Monday.
A decaying building in Mount Vernon is testing the patience of residents who want the abandoned wreck removed.
The toxic Deutsche Bank building’s demolition is nearing completion and construction of One World Trade Center is moving along.