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.
Shaping the Future of Downtown Far Rockaway - May Open House was a public meeting led by Council Member Donovan Richards in partnership with other elected officials and the City of New York. The purpose of this meeting was to present the City's response to the Downtown Far Rockaway Working Group's recommendations and provide an opportunity to hear community feedback...
NYCEDC President Maria Torres-Springer, Council Member Donovan Richards, other local elected officials, City Planning Commission (DCP) Chairman Carl Weisbrod, and Department of Housing and Preservation (HPD) Commissioner Vicki Been announced the Roadmap for Action today, an expansive, interagency plan to reestablish Downtown Far Rockaway.
NYCEDC President Maria Torres-Springer, Staten Island Borough President James Oddo and NYC Health + Hospitals President and CEO Dr. Ram Raju today released planning framework for Sea View Healthy Community, the first health-focused, mixed-use development in New York City.