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Jamaica »

Jamaica Development Boss Stepping Down After More Than 40 Years

Carlisle Towery has served as the president of the Greater Jamaica Development Corporation since 1971.

Jamaica »

What's Your Plan to Revitalize Jamaica? City Seeks Public Input

The city will seek community input during a workshop scheduled for Nov. 22.

East Harlem »

La Marqueta Hosts Open House for Vendors Looking for Retail Space

The open house will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday Aug. 22.

East Harlem »

La Marqueta to Get a $3 Million Facelift Compliments of City Council

Harlem's indoor market will receive money to help open new small businesses and attract more customers.

Jamaica »

Jamaica Applebee's Serving Up Forums About Neighborhood's Revitalization

The restaurant recently began the Community Conversations series.

Jamaica »

Carlisle Towery is the Force Behind Revitalizing Jamaica

Towery has worked for more than four decades to improve the area.

Sunset Park »

12 Neighborhoods 'In Need of Revitalization' to Receive Business Rehab

The city's chambers of commerce have harnessed a grant to form merchants' groups in 'underserved' areas.

Forest Hills »

Rebuilt Rockaway Rail Line Would Boost Forest Hills Shopping Area, Pol Says

Assemblyman Phillip Goldfeder also says it will help revitalize the Rockaways.

South Bronx »

Group Hopes to Transform Port Morris Gantries Into Riverfront Park

An influential preservation group will name the gantries as one of its 2012 “Six to Celebrate” sites.

Manhattan »

Central Park's Cherry Hill to Close This Summer for Redesign

The Central Park Conservancy wants to redesign the plaza to bring it back to its earlier, glory days.