Manhattan Waterfront Greenway

The Manhattan Waterfront Greenway is an important open space resource for the city, providing access to the shoreline for a variety of activities, integrating larger parks within a connected network, and providing a bicycle transportation facility for recreation and commuting.


Marine Cargo

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PortNYC plays a crucial role in supporting and developing economic activity at the Port of New York and New Jersey and other maritime interests of the City.


2017 Sunset Park Waterfront District Transportation Study

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Findings of the 2017 transportation study conducted in Brooklyn's Sunset Park Neighborhood

BQX: Putting Your Ideas to Work!

Over 500 of you told us how we can make Brooklyn-Queens Connector even better - and we're putting your thoughts into action. This is what you said.


North Shore Transportation Improvement Strategy

The City is developing a community-driven, multi-modal Transportation Improvement Strategy for the North Shore of Staten Island. The strategy will provide short-term, mid-term, and long-term recommendations to address existing issues and projected future development on the North Shore.


Using MTA Turnstile Data To Examine Land Use

Subway commuting data can offer clues to the residential and commercial use of space in the city which can help to inform planning decisions that will support economic and residential growth development in new and emerging areas. We set out to explore the New York MTA’s turnstile data.


#48 Commuting Trends in New York City

This month’s Economic Snapshot looks at commuting trends in New York City. According to data from the U.S. Census Bureau’s American Community Survey, around half of NYC residents commute to a job outside their borough of residence.


Citywide Ferry Study 2013

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A blueprint outlining potential expansion of ferry service in New York City that draws on new census data and ridership data from historic and recently implemented ferry services in the city.


Ferry Policy and Planning in New York City: Considerations for a Five-Borough Ferry System

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A report to inform local stakeholders of best practices and lessons learned from implementing new ferry services within the five boroughs.

Economic Data

December 2013 Economic Snapshot

The importance of health in New York City's economy as well as our regular summary of the City's economy.