New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today announced three new vendors opening shops at the new Essex Market on the Lower East Side. Roni Sue’s Chocolates, Sugar Sweet Sunshine, and Local Line by Exit9 will join 24 current Essex Street vendors at the new location this fall.
NYCEDC today celebrated the Brooklyn Army Terminal’s (BAT) 100th year by unveiling over 500,000 square feet of new industrial space for over 1,000 new jobs, completing work that spanned five mayoral administrations to fully transform the former military supply base into a thriving, modern manufacturing hub. The announcement also welcomed new tenants, unveiled improved public space, and announced new efforts to further position BAT as the most innovative and accessible industrial campus in the world.
New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today announced that the Edenwald YMCA community and wellness facility has officially completed the City’s Uniform Land Use Review Procedure (ULURP), allowing the project to move forward into the construction phase this fall. Following unanimous support by Bronx Community Board 12, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., and the City Planning Commission, the project was approved by the City Council.
NYCEDC President and CEO James Patchett today announced plans to plant a flag in New York City’s growing blockchain industry. In the coming months, the City will launch two initial efforts to build a foundation around the technology and position New York City as an accessible center for blockchain innovation.