the East River

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Williamsburg »

Dan Levy of real estate site CityRealty is advocating for the East River Skyway.  

Bed-Stuy »

From stand-up paddleboarding, sailing, and bird watching tours, there's plenty to do on the water.

Astoria »

Officials will hold the first of several community meetings about the proposal starting May 9.

Astoria »

Community leaders are holding a meeting Tuesday to solicit ideas on how to mark the milestone.

Roosevelt Island »

The bridge will be closed for routine maintenance checks, according to the DOT.

Astoria »

The bridge's patchy paint work is "unbecoming" for its status, local elected officials said.

Ditmars »

Sen. Michael Gianaris is asking the DEP to review properties near the city's rivers for sewage issues.

Astoria »

De Blasio is expected to outline the $2.5 billion plan during his State of the City address Thursday.

Astoria »

Pipes from the pool and neighboring Charybdis Playground weren't hooked up to the city's sewer system.

Astoria »

The woman was found by a passerby lying next to the East River in the Queens park. 

Astoria »

The distinction will preserve the land as open space and secure the park's future, board members said.

Stuy Town »

East Side residents can ask questions of the Economic Development Corporation on Thursday.

Long Island City »

A sign on the door says it's closed for construction "under new owners and new management."

Upper East Side »

New ferry service should offer access to Astoria, Long Island City and Roosevelt Island, locals say.

Yorkville »

Residents are concerned new wheelchair ramps planned for the bridge will take up too much space.