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Cornell NYC Tech Begins Land Review Process

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The city's planned high-tech campus has taken another step toward becoming a reality.

Cornell NYC Tech entered a seven-month land use review process Monday for its new campus on Roosevelt Island.

The school also released some new renderings of the proposed campus.

A series of open public spaces will provide New Yorkers with unobstructed views of the skyline, and students will be able to enjoy the outdoors in a big public cafe on the ground floor of the academic building.

Designers hope to make it one of the largest energy-neutral buildings in the United States.

Construction on the island is expected to begin in 2014.

The campus is slated to open in 2017 and be fully complete in 2037. ClientIP:, UserAgent: CCBot/2.0 ( Profile: TWCSAMLSP