As Rikers Island Jails Close Plans For NYC’s Borough-Based Jails Program Opens From Harem To Hollis

The NYC Department of Design and Construction (DDC) today, on behalf of the Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice (MOCJ) and the NYC Department of Correction (DOC), released a Notice of Continue Reading →

The Harlem Fire Watchtower, Once A Firefighter’s Lookout, Is Restored As A Landmark

In the 1800s, firefighters in New York City watched over their communities perched from cast-iron Watchtowers that dotted the metro, and rang bells in those towers to alert nearby fire Continue Reading →

NYCEDC And DCLA Seeking Operator To Develop Immigrant Research And Performing Arts Center Uptown

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA), today released a Request for Expressions of Interest (RFEI) for a nonprofit organization to design, construct and Continue Reading →

Residents And Others Celebrate Opening Of Harlem African Burial Ground Show

On Wednesday, May 15, 2019, New York City Economic Development (NYCEDC) and Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA), in partnership with Council Member Diana Ayala and the Harlem African Burial Ground Continue Reading →

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