Apparently there's going to be uber-modern house tugged up the East River tomorrow! I love shit like that. If you're near the water, keep an eye out for it. No doubt there will be great views from Socrates Sculpture Garden, Roosevelt Island, and the Queensboro and Triborough Bridges. Nothing like a house on boat going through Hell Gate.
I can't say when this will happen, but my guess would be around noon because "Venturi himself will check on the house’s progress on Friday morning from a site near Manhattan’s South Street Seaport."
Here's the article. Here's the house: