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St. George »

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.

Greenpoint »

Board Rejects Greenpoint Tower Plans Citing Need for Affordable Housing

Community Board 1 rejected the waterfront towers plans unless additional units become affordable.

St. George »

Staten Island Ferris Wheel and Outlet Mall Approved by City

The commission unanimously approved the 625-foot-tall Ferris wheel, which is set to open in 2016.

Long Island City »

Proposal to Replace 5Pointz with High-Rise Towers Approved by City Planning

The City Planning Commission voted in favor of the developer's special permit application Wednesday.

Long Island City »

5Pointz Redevelopment Plan Approved by Borough President

Helen Marshall approved the developer's application to build two residential towers at the site.

Midtown »

Quinn's Influence Helped Push MSG Vote Through, Council Colleagues Say

Christine Quinn had a key role in bringing about the likely limit on Madison Square Garden's new permit.

Midtown »

Quinn Calls for 10-Year Limit on Madison Square Garden Permit

Christine Quinn called for a "new Manhattan home" for The World's Most Famous Arena.

Midtown »

East Midtown Rezoning Proposal Rejected by Community Boards

The boards' recommendation was the first step in a months-long review process for the proposal.

Midtown East »

Midtown Officials Criticize Timing of East Midtown Rezoning Vision Plan

The vision plan, which is studying area streetscapes, will not be ready until the fall.

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.

Midtown »

Slow Down East Midtown Rezoning, Locals and Pols Say

Several officials said the proposal is moving too fast and want a six-month slowdown.

Hudson Square »

City Begins Review of Hudson Square Rezoning Proposal

Trinity Real Estate wants to turn the area above the Holland Tunnel into a residential neighborhood.

Chelsea »

Chelsea Market Plan Needs Work, Stringer Says

The plans needs heavy modifications before it can go forward, the Manhattan Borough President said.

Midtown East »

Residents Want Slower Timetable on Midtown East Rezoning

Some Community Board 5 members want to see more time spent on community consulting.

Lower East Side »

Stringer Supports SPURA Plan if Permanent Affordable Housing is Protected

Borough president Scott Stringer wants to ensure permanent affordable housing options at Seward Park.

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