The City is developing a community-driven, multi-modal Transportation Improvement Strategy for the North Shore of Staten Island. The strategy will provide short-term, mid-term, and long-term recommendations to address existing issues and projected future development in the North Shore.
On July 25, NYCEDC hosted its fourth behind the scenes tour with Untapped Cities, covering the developing areas of St. George and Stapleton. The tour, led by NYCEDC Vice President of Development Munro Johnson, revealed a vibrant cultural community with a burgeoning arts and technology scene.
DB Lampman and Scott Van Campen, co-founders of Staten Island MakerSpace, are featured in the fourth episode of Meet the Makers, NYCEDC’s newest podcast series that shares the stories of the next generation of manufacturers who live and work right here in NYC.
The Staten Island MakerSpace, a 6,000 square-foot workshop on the borough's north shore, buzzes with the sound of sawing, welding, and plasma cutting. Abundant work space and enriching workshops make this MakerSpace a true community gathering space.
The Berman Group, Inc., in partnership with New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), the New York City Department of Parks and Recreation, and the New York City Mayor’s Office of Recovery and Resiliency, is pleased to announce the launch of Staten Island Beach Fest, a series of activities and special events open to all New Yorkers and visitors every weekend from Saturday, July 19, 2014 through Labor Day (September 1, 2014) at Midland Beach.
NYC Parks Staten Island Commissioner Adena Long joined community members on Saturday to cut the ribbon on a new children's "Fantasy Shore" amusement park at Midland Beach and to announce new summer programming on Staten Island's beaches.