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 →

NYC Announces BIDs From Harlem To Hollis Invested Nearly $159 Million In NYC 2018

NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) Commissioner Gregg Bishop today announced the City’s Business Improvement Districts (BIDS) invested over $158.9 million in New York City neighborhoods during fiscal year Continue Reading →

How Philanthropy Can Catalyze Private Investment In Opportunity Zones

By Rhett Buttle The U.S. Department of the Treasury expects Opportunity Zones to unlock well over $100 billion in private investment in low-wealth communities from Harlem to Hollywood.

Elected Officials And Stakeholders Break Ground On Mixed-Use Development In East Harlem

Today, New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) Executive Vice President and COO Rachel Loeb, Department of Housing Preservation…

Mayor de Blasio Signs Executive Order To End Reliance On Single-Use Plastic From Harlem To Hollis

Executive order directs city agencies to end purchasing single-use plastic foodware and replace it with compostable or recyclable alternatives; also directs them to keep a small supply of plastic items Continue Reading →

Advancing New York Values & Protecting Taxpayers From Harlem To The Hudson

The Senate Majority passed the 2019-2020 State Budget that provides tax relief for overburdened New York families by implementing a permanent property tax cap, increases support for New York students Continue Reading →

NYCEDC And NYC Parks Release Public Proposal To Design Parks Along Harlem River

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC), in partnership with NYC Parks, today released a Request for Proposals (RFP) seeking a consultant to design two new waterfront parks at Academy Street Continue Reading →

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