redevelopment

Brooklyn Navy Yard - Brooklyn, NY - Dec 8, 2010 (credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

City To Pour $140 Million Into Manufacturing, Jobs At Brooklyn Navy Yard

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Monday that the city is investing $140 million in the interest of expanding manufacturing, and creating 3,000 jobs, at the Brooklyn Navy Yard.

11/17/2014

The midtown New York City skyline, including the Empire State Building, is seen from the air over New York   (Photo credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

City Council Won’t Pass Midtown East Rezoning Before Bloomberg Leaves Office

The plan, which would have rezoned a 73-block area around Grand Central Terminal, has been the subject of weeks of contentious debate as the clock tickets down to the expiration of Bloomberg’s third and final term at year’s end.

11/12/2013

Rally to preserve the Fulton Fish Market, June 23, 2013. (credit: Monica Miller/WCBS 880)

Demonstrators Rally To Preserve Fulton Fish Market

Organizers pushed for preserving what they called the “landmark of the world.”

06/23/2013

Nassau Coliseum

New Nassau Coliseum Plans In The Works With Barclays Center Developer Ratner

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano has announced his push for the Coliseum to be rebuilt into a state of the art sports and entertainment complex.

11/20/2012

Playland - Rye, NY - Mar 1, 2011 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

As Rye Playland’s Gates Open, Redevelopment A Lingering Concern

Rye Playland is getting ready to open for the season this weekend, but it will cost more to go there. It’s not all fun and games for county leaders, as they try to deal with major debt.

05/13/2011