Lynne Brown

  • Blogs

    November 18, 2010

    NYU Won't Build "Fourth" I.M. Pei Tower After All

    ​NYU-hating village preservationists will probably be celebrating today. The real-estate-hungry university has announced it will withdraw its application to build a planned 400-foot-tall tower in the Silver Towers complex at Bleecker and West Houston streets that was planned to include a dorm ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 15, 2010

    NYU May Grab Ground Zero Real Estate in its Plan to Expand by 40 Percent

    ​NYU Vice President Lynne Brown requested a meeting with Lower Manhattan rebuilding officials to learn which downtown sites are available for the school's expansion, the New York Post reported today.

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2009

    N.Y.U.'s Neighbors Complain of Boiler Smoke; School Blows Them Off

    Toby Buggiani remembers he was working at his computer one June morning when his West Village apartment filled with nasty smelling smoke that got him dizzy. The smoke was coming though his windows, he noticed, from a mobile boiler which local bastion of knowledge NYU had positioned right across the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 20, 2009

    NYU Protest Update: Clash

    twitpic via nullsleep NYU Local's late night thread: "1:04 - We've been offered a chance to leave now. I can't leave. I've been following this story for over 28 hours straight. I know you all are waiting to hear what happens. I got you. I'm in it for the long haul." The feed is black but someone j ... More >>

  • News

    February 28, 2006

    Not Subject to Review

    As NYU plans towering dorm for 12th Street, East Village neighbors cry foul

  • News

    February 1, 2000

    Edifice Wrecked

    Villagers file lawsuits against NYU over new student center

  • News

    September 7, 1999

    Shadow of the Ivory Tower

    NYU'S building frenzy blocks the sun and burns the community