Posts Tagged ‘Bromley Carpet Factory’

Close Call For Bromley Carpet Factory After 3-Alarm Fire In Neighboring Building

Close Call For Bromley Carpet Factory After 3-Alarm Fire In Neighboring Building

February 24, 2015  |  News

Crisis averted for Bromley Carpet Factory in Kensington after 3-alarm fire breaks out along Front Street. > more

Breathing Life Back Into Bromley

Breathing Life Back Into Bromley

September 5, 2014  |  News

Good news is afoot in Kensington. Construction is finally underway at Bromley Carpet Mill on Jasper Street. Michael Bixler has this story of perseverance and preservation > more

In Kensington, Developers & Architects Confront The El

In Kensington, Developers & Architects Confront The El

December 19, 2013  |  Vantage

For the first time in decades, developers are building under the El. But how will they handle the many constraints--and the stigma of living "under the El?" Dan Shurley reviews a series of rather uneven new projects > more

A Neighborhood Son Takes On The

A Neighborhood Son Takes On The “White Elephant”

January 15, 2013  |  Behind the Facade

Bromley mill owner Jesse Munoz weighs the community's reaction to his initial plans for the long empty building--a conversation that's intensified since the loss of the adjacent Buck Hosiery mill. In this initial "Behind the Facade," writer Nic Esposito finds Munoz at work inside the building. Illustrations by Ben Leech > more

Let's Get To Work

Let’s Get To Work

April 12, 2012  |  Possible City

If we want buildings like Buck Hosiery to be assets rather than catastrophic liabilities then we need to create preservation tools for workplaces, mills, and factories. With another historically important mill sitting vulnerable across the street, the imperative is now, says Nathaniel Popkin > more