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Greenwich Village »

City Plans Competition to Help Fix Pier 40 and Downtown Waterfront

The city is seeking "innovative" ideas to save crumbling underwater structures.

Sunset Park »

Big-Box Retailers Eyeing Sunset Park

The future home of the world's largest rooftop farm could also soon have Bed Bath & Beyond.

Long Island City »

Gantry Park Becomes Romantic After-Hours Spot For Couples

In the evenings, the park on the Hunters Point waterfront is full of cuddling couples.

Astoria »

Massive Housing Complex Among Plans for Astoria Waterfront

The Astoria Cove project would bring 1,800 housing units to the waterfront in Astoria.

Long Island City »

LIC Residents Want New Waterfront High School to Have Eco Curriculum

Residents hope that IS/HS 404 in Long Island City will emphasize the environment.

New York City »

Top New York City Getaways by Boat

Make travel part of the fun with boat getaways, from Red Hook to Martha's Vineyard. 

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.

Long Island City »

Foodies Get to Choose the Official Taste of Long Island City

Long Island City will host a food festival aimed to raise money for its local art venue.

St. George »

St. George Buildings That Stood Empty Since Recession Get New Life

The Rail and The Pointe in St. George have been open for two months after standing empty for years.  

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

East River Design Contest Winner Would Bring Wetlands to Upper East Side

The winning design of an ideas contest for the East River Esplanade would bring the water into the grid.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Civic Group Seeks Bold Ideas for Crumbling East River Waterfront

Civitas launched a competition to reimagine the crumbling East River esplanade stretching from E. 60th to 125th streets.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Roosevelt Island's South Point Park Opens

The new 7.25-acre waterfront park features sweeping skyline views and the recently renovated Renwick Ruins.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

City Unveils Master Plan for Northern Manhattan Parks

The Parks Department unveiled its master plan for Northern Manhattan Parks at a CB12 meeting this week.

Manhattan »

City Unveils Plan to Create 'Sixth Borough' on the Waterfront

Mayor Michael Bloomberg said he envisions the waterfront as the city's "sixth borough."

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