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Department of Design and Construction

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Financial District »

The project will affect Broadway between Ann and Rector streets in Lower Manhattan.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

A Hell's Kitchen water-main project will reduce many streets in the West 50s to one lane.

Times Square & Theater District »

Initial construction will begin on Broadway in the spring and last through late 2015.

Downtown »

A stone wall that is more than 200 years old was unearthed on Fulton Street this week.

Downtown »

P.S. 276 students took a field trip to Fulton Street's water main construction site Feb. 13, 2012.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

The city is requesting bids for a new waste transfer station on the East River at 91st Street.

Downtown »

P.S. 276 students had many questions for archaeologist Alyssa Loorya.

Downtown »

The five-year Fulton Street water main project has hit another delay, threatening its completion date.

Downtown »

The items unearthed this fall include a bone toothbrush and a copper half-penny.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Residents on several blocks will face street closures, water shutdowns, and other headaches for five and a half years.

Midtown & Theater District »

A Times Square redesign plan unveiled Monday night features dark, concrete roadways and large new benches.

Downtown »

Dianne Talon painted a mural on a Chambers Street fence to show a different side of the construction project.

Downtown »

The $200 million project will start this month and will rip up streets along Peck Slip, worrying locals and businesses.

Downtown »

The steel pipes that were brought in Friday for the Hudson Street project are 40 feet long and 48 inches in diameter.

Downtown »

The well may have belonged to Stephanus van Cortlandt, the first native-born mayor of New York City.