The celebrity helped launched a new program letting donors adopt trees online.
The overhaul would create retail, restaurants and a cooking school on the site.
The plan would transform the pier into a retail and cultural hub.
The assessment for the Neighborhood Improvement District would be 7.5 cents a square foot for residents.
The plan for a neighborhood improvement district around the park will be discussed a three meetings.
A neighborhood improvement district would help create steady funding for the park, supporters say.
Discarded bottles and fast-food wrappers have been piling up in the middle of the West Side Highway.
The fountain at Pier 84 will reopen after a new filter is added to prevent parasites.
The Hudson River Park Trust's Big City Fishing program runs tthrough the summer.
Pier 25's water play area is not draining properly, creating an accidental pool.
The 210-foot Hornblower Infinity yacht at Pier 40 will fund the cash-strapped Hudson River Park Trust.
Residential development, retail and a hotel are on the table for Pier 40.
Six historic ships will dock at Pier 25 during the month of May.
The Hudson River Park Trust is stepping up security after a rash of theft at Pier 40 locker rooms.
Diana Taylor was appointed to the board of the Friends of Hudson River Park along with five others.
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