Last modified March 16, 2015 at 10:35 am
On this day in… 1938 – A public hearing for a Lower East Side rezoning plan was held, paving the way for the first municipally-subsidized public housing projects in the United States. It would be another year before wide-scale demolition commenced at Corlear’s Hook, clearance that eventually led to construction of the Vladeck Houses. Today in […]
Posted November 5, 2012 at 12:08 pm
East River Park and its sister down on Corlears Hook took quite the beating from Hurricane Sandy. The thicket of trees in both coastal spots suffered considerable casualties.
Posted December 28, 2010 at 3:35 pm
Why go up to the mountains when you have the East River Park!?