East Building<br>239 Greene Street

A maintenance project is required to replace the roof of 239 Greene Street, the East Building.


Information for Neighbors


Project Timeline


  • Construction will begin the week of November 12, 2012, and is scheduled to be completed by March, 2013.

Scope of Work


  • Work will take place daily on top of the building and will not be noticeable to nearby residents.
  • As a protective measure for pedestrians, a sidewalk shed will be erected along the western perimeter of Greene Street south of Washington Place. The shed will be erected the week of November 12th and will take approximately five working days to construct.

Updates and Announcements


Construction Update, March 1, 2013: Project Completion

The rooftop renovation of 239 Greene Street has been completed.

Construction Update, February 13, 2013: Materials Deliveries

Due to inclement weather, a furniture delivery originally scheduled for Saturday, February 9 has been rescheduled for Saturday, February 16. Deliveries will utilize the building's Greene Street entrance, arriving no earlier than 9:00 am and finishing by 5:00 pm.

Construction Update, November 15, 2013: Crane Cancellation

The crane lift operation scheduled for Saturday, November 17th has been cancelled. An updated notice will be distributed once a new date is confirmed.

Construction Update, November 13, 2013: Crane Work

Due to a work cancellation during Hurricane Sandy, the crane work originally scheduled for Sunday, October 28th has been tentatively rescheduled for Saturday, November 17th. This date is pending New York City permitting, and is subject to change. Work hours will be 8:00 am - 5:00 pm.