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  • City of New York Adds Over 21,500 Jobs in Month of July

    The New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today announced that New York City added 21,500 private sector jobs in July 2016, based on an analysis of seasonally adjusted job numbers for July 2016 by the New York State Department of Labor. During the past year, New York City has gained 93,800 private sector jobs, an increase of 2.6 percent since July 2015. Since Mayor de Blasio took office, New York City has added 291,800 private sector jobs, an increase of 8.4 percent. New York City's job growth is at an all-time high, with 4.3 million jobs across the five boroughs.

  • NYCEDC Announces “Last Call” for IN2NYC Program Applications

    New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today announced a “last call” for applications for its International Innovators Initiative (IN2NYC) program in partnership with the City University of New York (CUNY). IN2NYC is the first municipal program in the nation designed to help international entrepreneurs access visas so they can create jobs in the United States. In its first three years, IN2NYC will support up to 80 entrepreneurs and is projected to create more than 700 new jobs for New Yorkers.

  • City of New York Adds Over 26,000 Jobs in Month of June

    The New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today announced that based on an analysis of seasonally adjusted job numbers for June 2016 by the New York State Department of Labor, New York City added 26,400 private sector jobs in June 2016. The analysis also showed that New York City’s unemployment rate fell from 5.1 percent to 5.0 percent during the month of June. New York City’s unemployment rate was 5.5 percent in June 2015.

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From Yvonne Stennett: The Future of Inwood Relies on Us

 |  NYCEDC
Read a special open letter about the Inwood NYC initiative by the Yvonne Stennett, Executive Director of the Community League of the Heights, Inc. (CLOTH), which serves the residents of Inwood and Washington Heights.

Resources

  • August 2016 Economic Snapshot

    A discussion with Kimberly Grauer on the "Innovation Index" and looking at the role innovation plays in New York City's economy.

  • July 2016 Economic Snapshot

    A breakdown of education investment and employment in New York City's Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) fields, as well as the regular summary.

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Graffiti Free NYC Customized Cargo Truck Purchase IFB

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The New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) on behalf of the City of New York is issuing a public bid for the provision of twenty four (24) new customized cargo trucks with fiberglass molded cargo bodies, to be retrofitted and built-out for Graffiti Free NYC Program in accordance to specifications to be provided by NYCEDC.

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