Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg today unveiled plans that will transform the largest stretch of undeveloped City-owned land in Manhattan below 96th Street into vibrant, mixed-use space in one of New York’s most dynamic, diverse and historic neighborhoods.
NYCEDC today announced key milestones reached in the Randall’s Island Connector Project, which will connect the South Bronx and Randall’s Island, providing a critical transportation link for pedestrians and bicyclists.
NYCEDC and the Council of Fashion Designers of America (CFDA) today announced the Fashion Manufacturing Initiative, a program through which fashion industry facilities can obtain funding in the form of matching grants for infrastructure and equipment upgrades, as well as workforce training.
Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg today announced a request for proposals (RFP) to study the potential development of ‘Seaport City,’ a resiliency project that will protect Lower Manhattan from coastal flooding and provide opportunities for economic development. Seaport City was first proposed by Mayor Bloomberg as part of “A Stronger, More Resilient New York”.
New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the global creative and strategic agency Droga5 will re-locate to Lower Manhattan, where it will expand operations and create up to 154 new jobs by the end of 2017.