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The Narrative of the UAMA Auto Business Readiness Project & Vertical Auto Merchant’s Building (VAMB)

The Narrative of the UAMA Auto Business Readiness Project & Vertical Auto Merchant’s Building (VAMB) Since the rezoning for the Jerome/Cromwell/Inwood Ave corridor is now a rancorous reality, the majority if not all the auto related businesses as well as a huge variety of others business located in that sector are going to be displaced. Up-to-date, […]

VERTICAL AUTO MERCHANTS BUILDING (VAMB)

  Background: The auto mechanic industry has suffered a history of displacement and neglect in New York City. Following the Willets Point redevelopment, 45 auto repair shops had to move to the Bronx and are now in bankruptcy. The impending Jerome Avenue rezoning is likely to precipitate a similar scenario without intervention. The rezoning will […]