More developments coming to Old Astoria
A six-story building is coming to 8-29 Astoria Boulevard, mid-block between 8th and 12th streets. Astoria Houses public housing project begins at the end of the block, and Two Coves Community Garden is across the street.
The project includes 50 apartments, plus retail and medical offices. of (3,700 square feet of retail and 5,600 square feet of medical offices). Major driving forces for development include the nearby NYC Ferry Pier, plus large developments on Halletts Peninsula such as Halletts Point and Astoria Cove.
The cellar would host a parking garage of 25 cars, bike storage, and laundry, and there would be a roof deck on the top floor.
Photo: 8-29 Astoria Boulevard, image via Google Maps