All kinds of wonderful things are happening over at Atlas Industries warehouse. If you are curious about what goes on behind the walls on Spring Street, all you have to do is check out their Instagram account. They look like they are having a blast, literally. They have posted a video showing what it takes to remove the cinder block out of the many windows that have boarded up the warehouse. And oh, what a difference it makes! Imagine renting a studio in this building with those windows! They already have a few tenants but are waiting for more inspections to go through before officially offering space. In the meanwhile they are providing a beautiful backdrop for photo shoots and seem to be just having a great time in the process.
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It’s time for the 4th Annual Newburgh Open Studios 2014 taking place Saturday and Sunday, September 27th & 28th 11am to 5pm. Kick-off party will be Friday, September 26th at 119 Broadway, 3rd floor. Don’t forget to tag your photos #newburghopenstudios This year there will be 50 artists participating and along with the open studios […]
Here’s a property west of 9W just off of Broadway that is in foreclosure. Many houses on this street have this similar triangle detail above the windows and doors. This same detail is carried on inside the home as well. The street is pretty narrow and many homeowners have paved over their front garden spaces, […]
The weekly link roundup is a collection of links related to Newburgh, revitalization, urban planning and anything else that might inspire change or create dialogue. Photo by NR flickr pool user Jillian Elder, Victory Designs. In Pursuit of Casinos, It’s Worst Foot Forward [NYT] Newburgh law firm to move into renovated Kingston building[Daily Freeman] Potential […]
This home is west of 9W, near Colonial Terraces located on a corner lot. Across the street is a florist. Overall, it’s a pretty area. Rescuing this home would uplift this block. There are over 700 abandoned or vacant properties in the City of Newburgh. Habitation of these properties is vital to the revitalization of […]