Support the Essex Street Market

Posted on: March 2nd, 2011 at 10:09 am by

After Community Board 3 passed the SPURA guidelines for redevelopment last month, the possibility of moving the beloved Essex Street Market to an undetermined location was floated.  However, Lower East Side resident Cynthia Lamb has taken it upon herself to lead the crusade against such plans.  An online petition is currently making the rounds to help keep the historic neighborhood market in its current location at the corner of Delancey.

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The target is 2,000 signatures to deliver to the NYC Economic Development Corp., landlord of the Essex Market. There are currently 88.  To show your support, you can head over here to sign the petition.

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