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All Aboard! The Numbers Behind NYC Ferry

Launching Monday, May 1, NYC Ferry will fundamentally change how the people of our city move.


  • April 2017 Economic Snapshot

    Unemployment hit a record low of 4.0% this month, continuing three months of job growth. On the podcast, we're joined by a special guest to discuss the launch of NYC Ferry, coming Monday, May 1.

  • March 2017 Economic Snapshot: Women and the Wage Gap

    The private sector saw moderate job declines in February 2017, but economic activity in the city is growing at a steady rate. On the podcast, we explore the gender wage gap in New York City and around the country.

Real Estate Development & Procurement

The Food Building at Bush Terminal

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New York City Economic Development Corporation (“NYCEDC”) is seeking responses to this Request for Expressions of Interest (“RFEI”) for the lease and operation of the Food Building, as defined herein. The goal of this RFEI process is for NYCEDC to select a respondent (“Tenant”) to lease an approximately 7,500 gross square foot building (the “Food Building”) located prominently on 43rd Street within the Bush Terminal campus in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.

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Special Inspections Retainer RFP

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New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) is seeking proposals from Department of Buildings (DOB) approved Special Inspections agencies to provide Special Inspections and other related services on an on-call basis, as needed basis. Special Inspections replaced “Controlled Inspections” for all construction projects filed on or after July 1, 2008 and may only be performed by Special Inspectors employed by a DOB approved Special Inspections Agency. The New York City Building Code and The Rules of the City of New York (RCNY) require that certain materials, operations, and equipment be inspected or tested in order to verify compliance with code requirements under the provisions of Special Inspections. All required inspections and tests of such materials, equipment, and operations will be made by the Special Inspections Agencies retained by NYCEDC.

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