Battery Park City Residents Upset They Weren't Consulted On Plan To Put Up Essential Workers Monument In Area ParkGov. Andrew Cuomo plans to build a monument in Battery Park City, honoring the coronavirus pandemic's essential workers. But the project is facing growing criticism.
Statue Of Mother Cabrini Unveiled In Lower ManhattanMother Cabrini, an Italian-American saint, dedicated her life to serving immigrants and the needy.
Mother Cabrini Statue To Be Unveiled In Lower Manhattan On Columbus DayGov. Andrew Cuomo will mark Columbus Day by dedicating a statue of the Italian-American saint Mother Cabrini in Lower Manhattan.
Statue Honoring Mother Cabrini To Be Built In NYC's Battery Park, Gov. Cuomo SaysGov. Cuomo says the upcoming statue will be placed in Battery Park's South Cove – direct view of the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
Gov. Cuomo Moves Forward With Planned Statue For Mother Cabrini, Looking For Location In NYCOn Thursday, the governor appointed a 19-person commission to study proposals for the statue's design and location.
Italian Pride On Display As 75th Annual Columbus Day Parade Marches Through MidtownA sea of red, white and green took over Manhattan today. Tens of thousands of people marched up Fifth Avenue for the 75th annual Columbus Day Parade.
Cuomo Swoops In On Columbus Day, Says State Will Help Build Mother Cabrini StatueAt Monday's Columbus Day Parade there was also a statue standoff between Gov. Andrew Cuomo and Mayor Bill de Blasio. This time, a patron saint is at the center of the debate between the two.