Lower Manhattan redevelopment to include Pier 17 remodeling

Community Board 1 voted last month to support a Howard Hughes Corporation proposal on Pier 17 in the South Street Seaport District. While the city’s land use process is still not finalized, the existing agreement with the city’s Economic Development...

New York City Family events- Lower Manhattan Christmas 2012

Finally picking itself up from the destruction of Hurricane Sandy and returning to a more normal routine, Lower Manhattan is ready to celebrate Christmas 2012 with a slew of New York City family events. While many Lower Manhattan Christmas events are...

Estimated ConEdison bills burden Lower Manhattan Sandy Victims

As first reported by NY1 television, many Lower Manhattan residents have complained about receiving “higher than average” Con-Edison utility bills that include their time without power from Hurricane Sandy. Con Edison states that the high bills...

Downtown Alliance awards first 17 Small Business Grants

Yesterday, the Alliance for Downtown New York provided $266,269  through 17 grants to Lower Manhattan small businesses, while also issuing $120,000 in deferred grants to six additional small businesses that have not yet reopened since being damaged by...

Lower Manhattan suit for Hurricane Sandy Damage

Lower Manhattan Hurricane Sandy damage has been well documented by Battery Park Blog. Well it now looks as though it will be tried in court.  Customers of a 24/7  Central car garage located at 227 Cherry Street have brought forth a suit against the garage...

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