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New York Waterfront

Why Is Mayor De Blasio Breaking 4 Promises Within 400 Yards of His Own Home? Part Four: Low-Income Housing

Matthew Chapman | Posted 12.07.2014 | New York
Matthew Chapman

Yorkville and East Harlem already have some of the worst pollution and highest asthma rates in the city, and now 100 to 500 extra diesel trucks are going to roar through an entirely residential neighborhood to dump their loads in a stinking, two acre, heavy-duty industrial facility in front of public housing.

Will New York Finally Design A Safer Waterfront?

2012-02-16-archdailyreal.jpg | Posted 12.30.2012 | Arts

By Vanessa Quirk Click here for the original article on ArchDaily. Maybe Sandy, the colossal hurricane that has barreled across the East Coast t...

Sailors, New Yorkers & NY Harbor Community Come Together to Support City's Only Maritime High School

Carrie Waible | Posted 12.01.2012 | New York
Carrie Waible

For the past 10 years, local inner-city kids have been spending time in and on the waters of New York Harbor learning marine science, building boats, regenerating the local oyster population and learning to sail

City Unveils $3.3 Billion Waterfront Plan

| Jill Colvin and Adam Nichols | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

MANHATTAN -- Mayor Michael Bloomberg is set to unveil a new $3.3 billion plan to transform Manhattan's waterfront Monday. As part of his 190-page "Vi...