The Jamaica Now Action Plan builds on Jamaica’s historic legacy to sustain and enhance the neighborhood as a unique central business district that evolves as a livable, cultural, and attractive destination for residents and visitors.
The Southern Manhattan Coastal Protection Study looks at the technical, environmental, legal and financial feasibility of developing a multi-purpose levee on the East River as a coastal protection measure for Southern Manhattan.
Through this program, NYCEDC provided financial assistance to New York City-based building owners installing solar hot water (SHW) systems. Each system installed was equipped with performance monitoring equipment. Following installation of the four pilot program demonstration projects, system owners monitored performance and collected data over the course of one year.