New York Wheel

City Council Approves Staten Island's Giant Ferris WheelIf the project is approved, construction is expected to begin in 2014, with a grand opening in 2016.
NYC Board Approves Plan For Giant Ferris Wheel On Staten IslandThe 625-foot Ferris wheel would have a view of the Statue of Liberty, New York Harbor and the Manhattan skyline.
Plans For Staten Island Ferris Wheel Going Ahead Despite Sandy DamageDespite critics who said it is too soon after Superstorm Sandy – and that construction in a flood zone is not a good idea – developers of what would be the world’s largest Ferris wheel on Staten Island are moving forward with their plans.