The renovation of 244 Greene Street will create a new home for the NYU English Department. The project will include internal work (including asbestos abatement), roof replacement, external conduit installation in the courtyard, and sidewalk vault replacement work for pedestrian safety. All floors are being renovated to accommodate academic space.
Construction Update, February 13, 2013: Progress Report
Interior work and roof work continue at 244 Greene Street during regular project hours, 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. As with any type of construction activity, the noise on the streetscape may be audible at adjacent and neighboring buildings. Roof work is scheduled for completion in early March; the project is scheduled for overall completion in early spring.
Construction Update, January 31, 2013: Progress Report
Interior demolition and rooftop work continue at 244 Greene Street. As with any type of construction activity, the noise on the streetscape may be audible at adjacent and neighboring buildings.
Construction Update, December 20, 2012: Progress Report
Internal renovation and roof work proceed as planned. The scaffolding is expected to come down by December 28.
Construction Update, November 9, 2012: Scaffolding
A scaffold will be placed in the entrance to the building courtyard (between 15 Washington Place and 244 Greene Street) in order for roof work to be completed. The scaffold will span from the ground floor to the 8th floor with workers working on the top level of the scaffold. This work is anticipated to start the week of November 9, 2012 and take approximately three weeks to complete. Regular project hours are 8:00 am - 6:00 pm. This work is weather dependent.
In all cases, the packer truck will park and remove materials from 10th Street until 5:00 pm, at which time it will relocate to Broadway for the remainder of the working shift.
Construction Update, November 9, 2012: Window Replacements
Window replacement work has begun on the first floor of 244 Greene Street. This work is weather dependent and is estimated to take approximately 2 weeks to complete.
February 13 2013
Interior work and roof work continue at 244 Greene Street from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm. Roof work is scheduled for completion in early March; the project is scheduled for overall completion in early spring.
Outside of normal business hours, contact the NYU Office of Facilities & Construction Management, who is responsible for construction, operations, and maintenance services for NYU buildings.