Staten Island is getting a massive rooftop farm; Waterline Square’s tallest tower gets glassed

Posted On Wed, January 31, 2018 By

Posted On Wed, January 31, 2018 By In Daily Link Fix

Brooklyn Grange via Wiki Commons (L); Construction at Waterline Square via CityRealty

  • Brooklyn Grange is opening a 40,000-square-foot organic rooftop farm in Staten Island. [Untapped Cities]
  • Ikea is experimenting with renting out and buying back their own furniture. [Curbed]
  • The fascinating and tragic history of the Wythe Hotel. [Greenpointers]
  • KPF’s Two Waterline Square, which will be the complex’s largest tower, is starting to get its reflective blue skin. [CityRealty]
  • Check out these historic photos of Flatbush’s Barren Island, the site of a former horse disposal and glue factory. [Brokelyn]
  • New City Council Speaker Corey Johnson is considering rent regulations for mom-and-pop businesses. [NYP]
  • Brownsville, Brooklyn now has $7,225 garbage cans that uses solar power to connect to the internet. [WNYC]



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