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Extell Scales Back Riverside South Plan

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Extell Development Co., the group behind the Riverside South megaproject, followed through with plans to scale back the commercial and residential complex. The developer has tinkered with the plan for more than a year since the public first saw renderings of the proposal in 2008. The latest rendition of the five-building, mixed-use project was shown [&hellip
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Riverside South: Shift from Commercial to Residential Space

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A proposal by Riverside South developer Extell Development Co. to increase square footage on the south end of the site came under fire during a Jan. 13 Community Board 7 meeting. According to a statement released by the board’s Committee for Environmentally Sound Development, the proposed changes to the original 1992 agreement are substantive. In [&hellip
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RIVERSIDE SOUTH MEETINGS

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The proposed date for the Riverside South scoping meeting was pushed back to Jan. 8. The public is encouraged to attend the meeting, held by the City Planning Commission, and give input on what should be included in the scope of the environmental impact study. The scoping meeting will be held at the commission’s office [&hellip
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RIVERSIDE SOUTH MEETING PUSHED BACK

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The City Planning Commission’s scoping meeting for the Riverside South development has been tentatively pushed back to Jan. 15, 2009. The original date was planned for Dec. 11, but Council Member Gale Brewer asked for the meeting to be delayed until the holiday season had passed, giving more time to inform the West Side community. [&hellip
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PUBLIC GETS FIRST LOOK AT RIVERSIDE SOUTH

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Upper West Siders got their first glimpse of the size and scope of Extell’s Riverside South development at an Oct. 30 meeting of Community Board 7’s Riverside South Working Group. About 100 citizens gathered at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital on Tenth Avenue to see Extell’s 8.2-acre proposal to build four residential glass towers and one commercial [&hellip
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EXTELL NIXES COSTCO AT RIVERSIDE SOUTH

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A proposal to put a Costco in the 3.3 -million-square-foot Riverside South development project has been nixed. The developer, Extell Development Co., made calls to Upper West Side elected officials on Sept. 26 to announce the newest change to the plan. Extell also eliminated 500 parking spaces from project; the developer initially requested 2,300 spots. [&hellip
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