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Richmond Hill »

Woodhaven-Richmond Hill Rezoning Approved by City Council

Some 229 blocks in central Queens will get the first rezoning in decades.

Upper West Side »

Plan to Protect Mom-and-Pop Shops on Upper West Side Passed by City Council

The City Council approved new zoning regulations it hopes will stave off the demise of mom and pop shops.

Upper West Side »

Upper West Siders Show Broad Support for Mom-and-Pop Zoning Plan at Hearing

A new commercial zoning plan for the Upper West Side seeks to limit banks and chain stores.  

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Community Demands Open Space Promised by City in 2005

The city hasn't delivered on its promise of 30 acres of waterfront space, local leaders claim.

Williamsburg »

Documentary 'Gut Renovation' Eyes Williamsburg's Real Estate Transformation

Su Friedrich filmed "Gut Renovation" while she lived through Williamsburg's 2005 rezoning.

Bed-Stuy »

Proposed Rezoning Would Save the Sky in Northern Bed-Stuy

A plan covering 140 blocks of northern Bedford-Stuyvesant would keep development to major thoroughfares.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Chelsea Market Developer Could Ditch Hotel Plan

Developer Jamestown Properties said it would scrap a hotel on Ninth Avenue if the Community Board asked.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

St. Vincent's Development Plan Gets Final Approval from City Council

The City Council voted nearly unanimously in support of major changes in Greenwich Village.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

St. Vincent's Development Plan Undergoes Major Changes

Rudin Management and the City Council have compromised on plans for the former St. Vincent's Hospital.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Chelsea Market Expansion Foes Gear Up for a Fight

A meeting on the fate of the historic building is set for Wednesday.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Chelsea Market Expansion Redesign Not Enough, Opponents Say

Despite a change in design to accommodate their demands, opponents still say the expansion isn't needed.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Chelsea Market Expansion Plans Toned Down

The new plans eliminate a large glass cube that neighbors said was out of character with the building.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

DOE Rejects Plan that Could Ease P.S. 116 Overcrowding

The Department of Education declined a request to ease overcrowding at Kips Bay's P.S. 116, but parents vowed to keep fighting.

Midtown & Theater District »

Community Board 5's Education Committee Rejects School Rezoning Plan

Community Board 5's education committee unanimously rejected the city's proposed school rezoning plan, arguing it fails to solve overcrowding.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Parents, Officials Want Hudson Yards Considered in School Rezoning

Some are concerned the Hudson Yards project will bring hundreds of students to schools that aren't prepared for them.