Poor Quay?

The 14-acre former cruise ship terminal situated along the Hudson River waterfront, near West Houston Street, has evolved into a much-prized recreational facility.

The 14-acre former cruise ship terminal situated along the Hudson River waterfront, near West Houston Street, has evolved into a much-prized recreational facility. But Pier 40’s rotting underpinnings require extensive (and expensive) rehabilitation. This, in turn, creates pressure to develop commercial space on the structure, to help the facility pay for itself, as well as […]

The BroadsheetDAILY May 16, 2019

Artist on Pier 40

Lower Manhattan’s Local News The Broadsheet Inc. | 212-912-1106 | editor@ebroadsheet.com| ebroadsheet.com Poor Quay? Hudson River Park Trust Seeks Amended Legislation to Allow Development on Pier 40 The 14-acre former cruise ship terminal situated along the Hudson River waterfront, near West Houston Street, has evolved into a much-prized recreational facility. But Pier 40’s rotting underpinnings […]

Who’s That Girl?

Taliah Stanley of Pace University

The face of Pace, as any of the 100,000+ people crossing the Brooklyn Bridge every day can clearly see, belongs to Taliah Stanley. Enlarged about 20 times, Taliah’s visage-suggesting optimism, confidence, curiosity, well-being-adorns an enormous piece of marketing material attached to the north-facing wall of Pace University. Taliah thinks this is just about the coolest […]

Today in History May 16

5 die as NY Airway helicopter topples on Pan Am building in midtown

5 die as NY Airway helicopter topples on Pan Am building in midtown 1527 – Florence becomes a republic 1792 – Denmark abolishes slave trade 1817 – Mississippi River steamboat service begins 1861 – Kentucky proclaims its neutrality Gordon Cooper in his spacesuit 1862 – Jean Joseph Etienne Lenoir a Belgian engineer developed the internal […]

Today’s Calendar May 16

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6PM Quality of Life & Service Delivery Committee Community Board 1 – Conference Room 1 Centre Street, Room 2202A-North AGENDA 1) Aggressive Ticket Sellers – Report and Discussion 2) Sanitation Special Districts – Discussion 3) Commercial Waste Carting Zones – Update 4) 253 Broadway Sanitation Issues – Discussion and possible resolution 7PM Confronting Hate 911 […]