Apartments, schools, retail space and a waterfront park are in the works for the Village.
The Hudson River Park Trust unanimously approved the Pier55 park and performance space.
The 5-day festival organized by Seeger's grandson will pay tribute to the musician, who died in January.
The estuarium, on the Hudson River in TriBeCa, received more than $10 million in state funds.
Madelyn Wils, the head of the Hudson River Park Trust, is trying to oust a longtime tenant, lawyers said.
A new section of Hudson River Park opened between Piers 25 and 26, including a dog run.
Officials hope to have the lights back on in Hudson River Park by next month.
Nighttime lights are now back on in part of Hudson River Park, as part of Hurricane Sandy repairs.
After being destroyed during Sandy, Pier 25's beloved playground is readying for an early May reopening.
With opening day fast approaching and two downtown facilities closed, baseball diamonds are at a premium.
Grammy winning band fun. will be part of Tribeca's Pier 26's recently announced summer concert series.
Youth sports organizations that were displaced from the pier funded its repair.
The celebrity helped launched a new program letting donors adopt trees online.
The hard-hit park will be repaired gradually, as funds become available.
The 210-foot Hornblower Infinity yacht at Pier 40 will fund the cash-strapped Hudson River Park Trust.
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