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Transforming Water Street's POPS

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In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, Water Street in Lower Manhattan struggled to recover from damage to office buildings, infrastructure, and public spaces. In response to these challenges, NYCEDC has laid out strategies to help put the district back on its feet, while laying the groundwork for improved, long-term resiliency and viability.

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The Rebirth of Lower Manhattan

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Yesterday, hundreds of employees moved into One World Trade Center, signaling the rebirth of downtown Manhattan as the world's financial and innovation district.

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Southern Manhattan Coastal Protection Study

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The Southern Manhattan Coastal Protection Study looks at the technical, environmental, legal and financial feasibility of developing a multi-purpose levee on the East River as a coastal protection measure for Southern Manhattan.

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Take the H.E.L.M. 2.0 Winners

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The second annual Take the H.E.L.M. Awards Ceremony awarded four grand prize winners and four runner-ups a total of $1.2 million in funding to assist with their office move to Lower Manhattan.

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Take The H.E.L.M. Finalists: At A Glance

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This year's 20 Take the H.E.L.M finalists were selected from a pool of over 300 applicants.

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Lower Manhattan's Transformation

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There is no denying that New York City has experienced considerable change in the past decade. Arguably, some of the biggest changes have taken place below Chambers Street in Lower Manhattan.

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Mayor Bloomberg, Governor Cuomo Announce Droga5 to Re-Locate to Lower Manhattan And Create 154 New Jobs

New York City Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that the global creative and strategic agency Droga5 will re-locate to Lower Manhattan, where it will expand operations and create up to 154 new jobs by the end of 2017.

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Paperless Post To Expand and Create 76 New Jobs

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NYCEDC and Empire State Development (ESD) announced that Paperless Post, an innovative online communication design company, will relocate and expand its operations to Lower Manhattan.

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Take the H.E.L.M. Second Round Launches

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With the success of the first iteration of Take the H.E.L.M.: Hire + Expand in Lower Manhattan, we are excited to announce that we will be relaunching the program! To encourage the continued growth of Lower Manhattan, Take the H.E.L.M. will award four $250,000 cash grants and four $50,000 cash grants to companies looking to move or expand into Lower Manhattan.