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Members of Sustainable South Bronx and Sarah Lawrence College students install a green roof on a dormitory.
In his scathing critique of the 1929 Regional Plan
Last Updated (Monday, June 03, 2013 03:09 PM)
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Pier 17 at South Street Seaport could be demolished under plans to redevelop the area.
After 40 years of widely criticized development at the South Street
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Critics complain street fairs like this one in Manhattan cost the city money, clog traffic and are too monotonous. But people come out for them all the same.
Last Updated (Monday, June 03, 2013 03:02 PM)
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The city's push for sustainability has helped spur New Yorkers to get involved in activities such as planting trees and improving the energy efficiency of their homes.
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Vision 2020, New York City's plan for its waterfront, seems to offer something for every New Yorker: promenades along the shore, bucolic wetlands with lots of fish
Last Updated (Tuesday, August 26, 2014 01:37 PM)
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The city’s Economic Development Corp. has little to do with Yankee pitcher C.C. Sabathia's won loss record, but it did play a major role at in creating
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The Empire State Building better move over. It's about to share some skyline.
The City Council on Wednesday approved a controversial 67-floor skyscraper, reaching nearly 1,200
Last Updated (Wednesday, August 27, 2014 11:51 AM)
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In 2005, then-Deputy Mayor Daniel Doctoroff and then-City Council Member John Liu reached agreement on the Flushing Commons project. But now, with the
Last Updated (Tuesday, August 26, 2014 01:36 PM)
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High-speed modems, such as these allow speedy access to the Internet, something many New York households lack.
In New York City, a whopping 98 percent of residents have cable
Last Updated (Thursday, May 30, 2013 11:44 AM)
Queens West, like many of the large new developments in the city, will provide thousand of parking spaces when it is completed.
In its effort to achieve a "greener and greater
Last Updated (Thursday, May 30, 2013 11:23 AM)