Department of Design and Construction

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Inwood »

215th Step-Street to Get Long-Awaited Overhaul

A renovation of the 215th Street's crumbling steps will begin in fall 2013.

Tottenville »

Mom Hurt When Car Hit Staten Island Home Plans to Sues City for $20M

Lisa Micciulla-Roman will sue the city after a car plowed into her home, injuring her and her daughter.

Times Square & Theater District »

Work on Times Square Redesign Delayed by Months

The city has yet to hire a company to work on the overhaul.

Union Square »

Family of Woman Killed by Truck in Union Square Sues City for $30 Million

The city, truck driver and truck manufacturer could have prevented Roxana Buta's death, her mother says.

Pelham Parkway »

City Working to Save Trees Amid Pelham Parkway Construction

One tree will be lost between Stillwell Avenue and Eastchester Road for the parkway renovation project.

West Village »

8th Ave. Water Main Construction to Snarl Traffic Until Fall 2014

Work to replace pipes from the 1870s is cutting into foot traffic at West Village businesses.

Financial District »

$48M Water Main Project To Tear Up Broadway for 4 Years

The project will affect Broadway between Ann and Rector streets in Lower Manhattan.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Five Years of Construction Headaches Begin for Hell's Kitchen Residents

A Hell's Kitchen water-main project will reduce many streets in the West 50s to one lane.

Times Square & Theater District »

Major Times Square Redesign to Start in Spring

Initial construction will begin on Broadway in the spring and last through late 2015.

Downtown »

18th-Century Wall Discovered Under Fulton Street

A stone wall that is more than 200 years old was unearthed on Fulton Street this week.

Downtown »

Students Get Tour of Artifact-Filled Fulton St. Construction Site

P.S. 276 students took a field trip to Fulton Street's water main construction site Feb. 13, 2012.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

City Seeking Bids for Controversial Waster Transfer Station on UES

The city is requesting bids for a new waste transfer station on the East River at 91st Street.

Downtown »

Historical Artifacts Found Beneath Fulton Street Wow Second-Graders

P.S. 276 students had many questions for archaeologist Alyssa Loorya.

Downtown »

Fulton Street Water Main Construction Project Hits Landmark Snag

The five-year Fulton Street water main project has hit another delay, threatening its completion date.