Developers said the new Seaport, slated to open in 2016, will drive the neighborhood’s post-Sandy recovery.
The Pier 17 mall at the South Street Seaport is closed and ready to be torn down, except for one business reportedly has refused to cease operations.
The nearly 28-year-old mall on Pier 17 on the South Street Seaport was set to close permanently Monday.
Police on Saturday released a sketch of a suspect who sexually assaulted a 12-year-old boy at the South Street Seaport earlier this week.
The South Street Seaport is one of the areas hammered by Sandy and now there are worries that the revitalization there has been seriously setback.
A fire erupted at a crowded South Street Seaport on Saturday. Incredibly, no one was hurt. But now investigators have to figure out how it started.