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  • City Officials, Local Elected Officials and Community Stakeholders Break Ground on Caton Flats in Flatbush, Brooklyn

    Today, New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD), Housing Development Corporation (HDC), BRP Companies and project partners broke ground on Caton Flats, a mixed-use development that will contain 255 100% affordable apartments, 20,000 square-feet of community space and a permanent, state-of-the-art home for the revitalized and expanded Flatbush Caton Market, a 20-year-old indoor marketplace through which a variety of Caribbean merchants can operate year-round.

  • NYCEDC Opens the New, State-Of-The-Art Essex Market on the Lower East Side

    New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today opened the new home for the Essex Market at Essex Crossing. Originally opened in 1940, NYCEDC led the relocation and revitalization of the market into a new 37,000 square-foot, state-of-the-art facility that features 37 vendors, two full-service restaurant spaces, a demonstration kitchen for cooking classes and educational programming, and more. The new space, which is triple the size of the previous location, provides the surrounding community and visitors alike with local and globally sourced fresh and affordable grocery items and prepared dishes.

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The NYC Blockchain Center is Open: Visit Us and Explore Blockchain in NYC and Beyond

The NYC Blockchain Center opened earlier this year in a 4,000-square-foot space in the Flatiron District. Now, as we move into Blockchain Week NYC 2019, we invite you to take a closer look at our community, our programs, and opportunities in NYC.


  • Economic Snapshot - Volume 4, 2019

    Private sector employment growth remained high through Q1 2019, new development in Manhattan led an expansion in the city's office stock, and more.

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    PortNYC facilities include marine cargo terminals, rail facilities, cruise terminals, ferry landings, and heliports within the five boroughs of the City of New York.

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