The High Line (Opportunistically) Has Chelsea Market’s Back

Don't touch the Tippler!
Don't touch the Tippler! Photo: Tippler

The fight over the highly controversial plan to add a massive expansion to Chelsea Market — nine floors, 240,000 square feet of office space, and a 90,000-square-foot hotel — has escalated, with opposing neighbors more tenacious than ever. However, Jamestown Properties’, the developers pushing the deal, have found a friend in the Friends of the High Line. Why? Because they stand to score big-time if the plans ever pass. [DNA Info]