Mayor Bill de Blasio today broke ground on new infrastructure for the largest new housing complex built in New York City in nearly forty years, and the largest affordable housing construction project to date under the Housing New York plan.
NYCEDC, Congress Member José E. Serrano, Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, Council Member Maria del Carmen Arroyo and Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. today announced the opening of the Randall’s Island Connector, a pathway that connects the South Bronx and Randall’s Island.
NYCEDC today announced the 20 finalists of NYC BigApps 2015, the nation's largest civic innovation competition. BigApps invites New Yorkers to create tech products that use public and private data to address pressing challenges facing the City.
Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development Alicia Glen, NYCEDC and JEMB Realty today announced a brand new commercial development that will bring 400,000 square feet of new office and retail space to 420 Albee Square in Brooklyn’s Tech Triangle.
NYCEDC President Maria Torres-Springer today announced the results of a new NYCEDC analysis that shows market demand for new commercial space could reach up to 60 million square feet over the next ten years.
Mayor Bill de Blasio and City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito today unveiled a 10-point action plan to modernize the City’s industrial policy backed by more than $115 million in newly announced City funding.
NYCEDC today announced the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) for the development and operation of a new recreational and community facility in the Edenwald neighborhood of the Bronx. The new facility is expected to be at least 45,000 square feet and will bring new space for physical and recreational use to the local community, providing an exciting opportunity to enhance the quality of life in Edenwald and surrounding neighborhoods.
Delivering on a commitment outlined last November in the Career Pathways: One City Working Together workforce development plan, Mayor de Blasio today launched HireNYC, the largest and most impactful targeted hiring program in the nation, to help New Yorkers access training and jobs through the City’s purchases and investments.