Archive for October, 2006

NYC gets $2.3M in state development funds

The Empire State Development Corp. awarded more than $2.3 million to New York City to help build a new park on the waterfront near Yankee Stadium and to convert a public school in the South Bronx to mixed use housing. (more…)

October 30, 2006 at 10:06 pm Leave a comment

Coney developers forcing out rides, games, shops

‘We were all hoping for one more season’ (more…)

October 30, 2006 at 9:30 pm Leave a comment

‘BUILDING’ TENSION ON EAST SIDE

Demolition is underway on the site of Manhattan’s largest ongoing real-estate project after Ground Zero, with the builder and neighbors squaring off over the height, size and use of buildings in the 9.8-acre development. (more…)

October 30, 2006 at 9:18 pm Leave a comment

A Greening, of Sorts, Begins for the Brooklyn Navy Yard

After losing its anchor tenant in the mid-1980s, the Brooklyn Navy Yard struggled to be a viable center for manufacturing and industrial jobs. The number of tenants dwindled, and the physical plant declined. In the late 1990s, after years of neglect, one of the piers collapsed into the East River, a rare loss of waterfront property in a city where space is typically added, not subtracted. (more…)

October 30, 2006 at 9:13 pm Leave a comment

New Boutique Hotel Checking In On Fourth Ave.

An eight-story boutique hotel with breathtaking views of the Gowanus Canal (more…)

October 27, 2006 at 7:07 pm Leave a comment

Admirals Row sunk

Ruined Navy Yard homes set to be razed for market (more…)

October 25, 2006 at 1:46 pm Leave a comment

Spanning the ages: 75 years!

George Washington Bridge marks decades as vital city link (more…)

October 25, 2006 at 1:43 pm Leave a comment

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