Economic Development Corporation

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Navy Yard »

Hiring has started for 200 positions with the city's new commuter ferry service, officials announced.

Financial District »

The city plans to create the nation’s first publicly funded virtual reality lab.

Crown Heights »

The councilmember wants more affordable housing on the site, but that could depend on federal funds.

Rockaway Park »

The ferry dock in Rockaway Park will be the first new dock to be installed along the citywide route.

Corona »

A strip of Willets Point businesses along 126th Street between 36th and 37th avenues has been torn down.

Civic Center »

Vicki Been and Carl Weisbrod were behind many of the mayor's affordable housing initiatives.

Upper East Side »

The space's interior changes must be approved by the Landmarks Preservation Commission.

Downtown Brooklyn »

City officials presented proposed routes in the Downtown Brooklyn area at a Tuesday night meeting.

Red Hook »

Local advocates have spent years pushing for the system's operation at the cruise terminal.

Rockaway Park »

The route will pick up passengers from Beach 35th to Beach 169th streets to shuttle them to the ferry.

Red Hook »

The city unveiled possible routes being considered for the 16-mile Brooklyn-Queens Connector. 

Greenpoint »

The Greenpoint Manufacturing and Design Center doesn't want to renew Nancy Leigh Burton's studio lease.

Red Hook »

The Formula E racing series will speed into Brooklyn Cruise Terminal in July 2017.

Hudson Square »

Neighborhoods across the city are grappling with Mandatory Inclusionary Housing with mixed results.

Governors Island »

Turning the island into a year-round destination is an important factor in the plan, the EDC said.