Chelsea, New York
New West Chelsea park uses existing elevated rail line | Richard Levine and Frances Roberts
The new High Line Park in the New York neighborhood of Chelsea is seen on Monday, June 8, 2009. The park, utilizing the railbed of the former High Line which ceased operation in 1980, has finished the first phase of its transformation into a 1.5 mile park running north from the trendy Meatpacking District. The original High Line, opened in 1934, traveled from West 35th, connecting with the railyards, down to Houston Street, traveling through the center of buildings where goods could be loaded an
The Hotel Chelsea ...Also known as The Chelsea Hotel..... 222 West 23rd Street.... Built in 1884 is a New York City Landmark that boast 250 units and is known primarily for its history of Notable residents.....Including Bob Dylan, Janis Joplin, Patti Smith, Iggy Pop, Leonard Cohen and the list goes on... It has been featured in movies and was Family from PBS in 1993... It is a beautiful and fascinating building...Check out Wikipedia for all kinds of links and history...