Variance granted for biomedical research facility

Cornell’s proposed research facility. Image: Red Square, Inc. for Polshek Partnership Architects.

Cornell’s need to expand supported granting of variance. Cornell University applied to BSA on behalf of Weill Cornell Medical College, a non-profit educational institution, for a variance to construct an 18-story biomedical research facility at 411-431 East 69th Street in Manhattan. The development site includes portions of five tax lots comprising a single zoning lot. Cornell intends to demolish three buildings within the … <Read More>