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Changing New York City"s waterfront

Stephen Lopez

Changing New York City"s waterfront

a citizens" guide

by Stephen Lopez

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Published by Cornell University Cooperative Extension in New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Waterfronts -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • City planning -- New York (State) -- New York.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementStephen Lopez.
    ContributionsCornell University. Cooperative Extension., New York Sea Grant Advisory Service.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination9 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14204399M

    To imagine another New York–a different New York, rather than one that has previously existed or secretly exists–is a different matter. It rings of an alternate timeline, so anchored is this city’s iconic skyline in its urban identity. Sam Lubell and Greg Goldin have documented just that, though, in their book Never Built New York. By. Thanks to a pair of wealthy New York benefactors, the funding is already in place. Construction is expected to start in , and the park on piers is expected to be built for $ million. “The revitalization and transformation of this pier into a vibrant arts and community space will bring new energy and new visitors to our waterfront.

    Tracking the Rapidly Changing Face of Long Island City’s Architecture Along the #7 Subway Line and moved out of New York City in the late s.   Located on the grounds of two World’s Fairs, the QMA holds one of Gotham’s most amazing sights: The Panorama of the City of New York, a 9,square-foot scale model of .

      For example, on the housing front, a collection of new mixed-use buildings, up to 30 stories tall, would be built at a cost of $ billion, using mass . description of the new york city water supply system The water supply system for New York City is under the jurisdiction of the New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYC DEP). Drinking water delivered to the city from upstate watersheds is impounded in the Croton, Catskill, and Delaware systems (see Figures , , and ).


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