Hunts Point

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#78 Food Supply Study

This month, we sit down with NYCEDC experts from both the Center for Urban Innovation and Development to discuss the food distribution study recently released by the Mayor's Office.

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NYCEDC Seeks New Tenant for Hunts Point Food Distribution Center

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today announced the release of a Request for Proposals (RFP) from qualified food manufacturing, wholesale and/or distribution companies to lease 2.18 acres including a built 27,000 square foot industrial space in the Hunts Point Food Distribution Center (HPFDC) in the Bronx.

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Hunts Point Resiliency

NYCEDC, in partnership with the Mayor’s Office of Recovery and Resiliency (ORR), is working with local stakeholders to advance resiliency in Hunts Point.

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Behind the Scenes at Hunts Point Terminal Produce Market

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NYCEDC hosted the third of its Behind the Scenes NYC tours with Untapped Cities at Hunts Point Terminal Produce Market. Readers received a behind the scenes look at one of the world's largest wholesale terminal produce markets. Here's what they learned.

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Mayor de Blasio Announces $150 Million Investment in Hunts Point Food Distribution Center

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At last week's Association for a Better New York breakfast, Mayor de Blasio announced an investment of $150 million in Hunts Point Food Distribution Center in the South Bronx, one of the most important sites in the city. Learn how this will modernize buildings and facilities, activate underutilized space, and provide space for dozens of small businesses to set up shop.

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Neighborhood Spotlight: Hunts Point Markets

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The world's largest produce market by revenue is Hunt's Point in the Bronx, with $2.4 billion a year and daily deliveries from 55 countries and 49 states.

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Deputy Mayor Steel and NYCEDC Announce Hunts Point Terminal Produce Market Commits to Stay in the Bronx Until At Least 2021

Deputy Mayor Robert K. Steel and New York City Economic Development Corporation President Kyle Kimball today announced that the Hunts Point Terminal Produce Market has exercised a seven year lease renewal option, which commits the market to stay in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx until June of 2021.

Gourmet Guru, Inc.

Find out how Jeff Lichtenstein, Founder of Gourmet Guru, was able to grow his natural and organic food business with the help of NYCIDA.

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NYCEDC and Congressman Serrano Open Hunts Point Landing, a New 1.5 Acre Waterfront Open Space

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and Congressman José E. Serrano today announced the opening of Hunts Point Landing, a new 1.5 acre public open space which includes a new fishing pier, a kayak launch, and a restored shoreline with new tidal pools that naturally mitigate storm water runoff.

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NYCEDC Seeks Proposals For Food Festival In Hunts Point Section Of The Bronx

NYCEDC today announced a Request for Proposals (RFP) for an event organizer and operator to plan a food festival in the parking lot of the New Fulton Fish Market located in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx.