Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP

01/20/2021 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 01/20/2021 17:42

Land Use Application Approved for Innovative Light Manufacturing and Housing Development

Fried Frank acted as counsel to pro bono client The Bridge in connection with its land use application and environmental review to facilitate a mixed-use development with ground-floor light manufacturing space and 100% affordable housing at 803 Rockaway Avenue in Brooklyn. This project could serve as a model for maintaining manufacturing-zoned land for industrial uses while safely adding housing capacity in New York City.

The Fried Frank team was led by real estate partner David Karnovsky and included real estate special counsel Wesley O'Brien and real estate associate Penny King.