Chuck Schumer

Pier 42 Park on LES Waterfront Scores $12M in Funding from LMDC

Posted March 21, 2016 at 5:10 am

Senator Chuck Schumer and State Senator Daniel Squadron announced this past Friday that the long-lingering park at Pier 42 just secured some additional funding. Six months after their testimony, the Lower Manhattan Development Corporation awarded the project an addition $12 million to help jumpstart Phase I. The duo has for years asked the LMDC to […]

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Pier 42 Opening to Public for Interim Use on May 4 with “Community Day”

Last modified March 1, 2013 at 12:18 am

The transformation of Pier 42 into park space kicks off May 4, when the northern section officially opens to the public.

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Recap: 125th Anniversary of Eldridge Street Synagogue Cornerstone Ceremony

Posted November 14, 2011 at 11:17 am

Yesterday afternoon, the historic Eldridge Street Synagogue commemorated the 125th anniversary of the Cornerstone Celebration, which transpired on November 14, 1886.