This is What the Gowanus Whole Foods Will Look Like

06/06/2011 4:45 PM |

A watercolor rendering of the future Gowanus Whole Foods, via Pardon Me For Asking.
  • A watercolor rendering of the future Gowanus Whole Foods, via Pardon Me For Asking.

Remember those plans for a fancy new Whole Foods on the banks of the Gowanus Canal at 3rd Street and Third Avenue? Pardon Me For Asking got a look at an early mockup of what that neighborhood game-changer might resemble at a recent community board meeting, in case you’re curious. From the plans it looks like about a third of the site will be occupied by a mostly glass-roofed building, with the rest converted to parking and a waterfront promenade. Click here to get a better idea of the layout. (Curbed)