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A rendering of the proposed Ferris wheel, released on Sept. 27, 2012. (credit: New York Wheel LLC)

City Council Approves Staten Island’s Giant Ferris Wheel

If the project is approved, construction is expected to begin in 2014, with a grand opening in 2016.

10/30/2013

A rendering of the proposed Ferris wheel, released on Sept. 27, 2012. (credit: New York Wheel LLC)

NYC Board Approves Plan For Giant Ferris Wheel On Staten Island

The 625-foot Ferris wheel would have a view of the Statue of Liberty, New York Harbor and the Manhattan skyline.

09/11/2013

A rendering of the proposed Ferris wheel, released on Sept. 27, 2012. (credit: New York Wheel LLC)

Plans For Staten Island Ferris Wheel Going Ahead Despite Sandy Damage

Despite 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.

01/01/2013