Lower East Side Links

–The Parks Department is facing criticism for its dealings with the Lower East Side Ecology Center, which is set to lose its composting site in East River Park. [Politico]

–Work permits indicate plans for new condos on the Church of the Nativity and LaSalle sites. [EV Grieve]

–A visit to a beloved local spot, Punjabi Deli, which recently reopened. [Gothamist]

–How pizza shops, including Scarr’s on Orchard Street, are reinventing themselves during COVID-19. [Washington Post]

–Community Board 3’s September meeting agendas. [CB3]