yes, I was on the high line today and noticed that the top-down type of window treatment would be a good solution for those folks who live along the walkway:
I wonder how FDR would have like this monument. He was an ardent proponent of traditional architecture, especially humble Dutch colonial architecture.
5th street remains the biggest letdown of the entire LIC experiment. It's gotten better since it was only the first few towers and it was solely garage
The best stuff remains in the best places. Hell, sometimes it's even a statement. Let us not forget that there was plentiful land no one would have missed