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Chinatown NYC: Construction on Chinatown's Mini High Line to Start Next Year, City Says

CHINATOWN — Construction on the Forsyth Street Plaza — described by some asChinatown’s “mini High Line” — is expected to start next year, city officials said Thursday.
The city expects to break ground on the elevated triangular park, the project’s second phase, in late winter or early spring next year, said Norberto Acevedo Jr., a deputy director from the Department of Design and Construction.
The Forsyth Street Plaza, located at the foot of the Manhattan Bridge and bordered by Forsyth and Canal streets, will provide 10,000 square feet of public space, according to........ Read more