If you've been to Varick Street lately, you've seen a new construction project - The Sanctuary.  Looks like a very cool new place - transforming an old Church into a new restaurant and bar. Here's a reminder of what the site used to look like:

Google Street View

And here's the view from Court Street today:

CJ/TSM Utica

They're hiring too.  Here are details from Utica Mayor Rob Palmieri's Facebook page:





It's always exciting to see new development in the Varick Street area.  Will you be heading down there soon?