NYPL DROPS RENOVATION PLANS

New York’s Most Famous Library Will No Longer Be Gutted From The Inside.

The New York Public Library has officially withdrawn from plans to renovate its flagship building on Fifth Avenue.

The New York Times reports the decision follows a wave of public opposition against the project and a recent study indicating the renovation would cost more than the original $300 million price tag.

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An undated rendering of the renovation plan. (AP Photo/New York Public Library from dbox / Foster + Partners) Continue reading “NYPL DROPS RENOVATION PLANS”