Shaun Donovan

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Lower East Side »

$400M Grant Bringing Storm Protection to East Side, Bronx and Staten Island

A plan for East River berms won federal funding, as did proposals in The Bronx and Staten Island.

Rockaway Beach »

New Top-Tier Research Institute, Conservancy Coming to Jamaica Bay

There will also be a $100 million grant competition to fund projects that enhance the wildlife habitat.

Dongan Hills »

Sandy Relief Funds Begin to Reach Staten Island Businesses

Mayor Bloomberg said the federal Sandy relief money will fund grants and loans for businesses and homes.

New York City »

Teachers' Pension Fund Pledges $1 Billion for Post-Sandy Reconstruction

Former President Bill Clinton said the fund will invest in infrastructure for areas affected by Sandy.

Melrose »

Via Verde, Green Affordable Housing Complex in Melrose, Has Grand Opening

The 222-unit development grew out of a competition to design healthy, eco-friendly affordable housing.

Manhattan »

Housing Commissioner Rafael Cestero Stepping Down

Rafael Cestero has held the position for less than two years.