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New Ferry Service Planned for Staten Island

The new service would provide visitors better access to St George's waterfront.

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Staten Islander Organizes to Combat Feared Gentrification of North Shore

Community meetings give voice to concerns over development.

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City Council Approves World's Largest Ferris Wheel for Staten Island

After a long delayed vote, the council unanimously approved the Ferris wheel and outlet mall.

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Rally Calls for Staten Island Outlet Mall Developers to Use Union Labor

Union members were joined by local elected officials to call on the developer to use union labor.

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City Council Wants Staten Island Ferris Wheel Without Mall, Report Says

The City Council is looking for a way to approve the New York Wheel without Empire Outlets.

Stapleton »

City to Give $425K in Prizes to New Staten Island Businesses

The city will open a new business incubator and give out cash prizes to retail renters.

Westerleigh »

New York Wheel Gets Backing From Staten Island Leaders

Community Board 1 voted in favor of zoning changes needed for the Ferris wheel.

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Residents Fear New York Wheel Will Hurt Staten Island Commutes

At a civic association meeting, residents expressed concern that the wheel will back up traffic.

Livingston »

Residents Fear Staten Island Ferris Wheel Will Block Their View

At the first public meeting for the New York Wheel, residents complained about the loss of their view.

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Gallery Owner Pushes for Public Art in Shadow of Staten Island Ferris Wheel

Gary Brant, Galerie St. George's owner, is working on a proposal for an art gallery in the outlet mall.