Will the Fat Lady Sing for Wagner Pavilion?

The existing Wagner Park pavilion, which may be demolished and replaced under a BPCA plan to create resiliency measures for the southern tip of Battery Park City.

The Battery Park City Authority (BPCA) and Community Board 1 will co-host a public meeting about resiliency plans for the southern section of Battery Park City, around Wagner Park, tomorrow (Tuesday, March 12), starting at 6:00 pm, at Six River Terrace, next to Le Pain Quotidien and opposite the Irish Hunger Memorial. This session will […]

Arrivals & Departures

Norwegian Escape

Friday, March 15 Anthem of the Seas 5:30 am Bayonne       3:00 pm     CocoCay Sunday, March 17  Norwegian Escape 7:15 am             3:30 pm    Nassau MSC Divina  7:15 am            in port overnight Monday, March 18 Norwegian Gem 9:15 am   […]

This Week’s Calendar March 11, 12, 13, 14, 15


March 11 6PM Land Use, Zoning & Economic Development Committee Community Board 1  1 Centre Street, Room 2202A-North AGENDA 1) Borough Based Jail System Plan and Manhattan Detention Complex – Discussion with Mayor’s Community Affairs Unit and Mayor’s Office of Criminal Justice 2) 250 Water Street Brownfield Cleanup Program application – Report 3) Supertalls – […]

Today in History March 11

President Lincoln and General McClellen after the Battle of Antietam

537 – Goths lay siege to Rome 1669 – Volcano Etna in Italy erupts killing 15,000 1702 – First English daily newspaper “Daily Courant” publishes 1789 – Benjamin Banneker with L’Enfant begin to lay out Washington District of Columbia 1824 – US War Dept creates the Bureau of Indian Affairs George B. McClellan and Mary […]