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Downtown-Lower Manhattan Association Praises Port Authority Action to Extend PATH to Newark Liberty International Airport

2/19/2014

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Downtown-Lower Manhattan Association (D-LMA) President Jessica Lappin today issued the following statement in response to the Port Authority’s final approval of its 10-year capital spending plan which will allocate $4.9... read more >>

Downtown-Lower Manhattan Association Lauds Port Authority PATH Extension to Newark Liberty International Airport and Investment to Complete World Trade Center Site

2/6/2014

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Downtown-Lower Manhattan Association (D-LMA) Chairman Robert R. Douglass and incoming President Jessica Lappin today issued the following statement in support of the Port Authority’s 10-year capital spending plan which will... read more >>

Alliance for Downtown New York Appoints Jessica Lappin as President

2/3/2014

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The Alliance for Downtown New York, the organization that manages the city’s largest Business Improvement District, announced today that former New York City Council Member Jessica Lappin has been named its next president.... read more >>

Lower Manhattan Emerging as Center for Higher Education

1/28/2014

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Lower Manhattan is heading to the front of the class, according to an original research report by the Downtown Alliance. The report, The Growth of Higher Education in Lower Manhattan, revealed that annual leasing to higher educat... read more >>

Downtown-Lower Manhattan Association Issues Statement on Governor Cuomo’s Storm Mitigation Measures Presented in 2014-2015 Executive Budget

1/22/2014

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Downtown-Lower Manhattan Association Chairman Robert R. Douglass and Acting President William Bernstein today issued the following statement on New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo’s 2014-2015 Executive Budget measures to... read more >>

TESTIMONY OF THE ALLIANCE FOR DOWNTOWN NEW YORK COMMUNITY BOARD 1 TOWN HALL ON THE SOUTH STREET SEAPORT

1/13/2014

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I am Andrew Breslau, a Senior Vice President of the Alliance for Downtown New York, the Business Improvement District for Lower Manhattan. Thank you for allowing me a moment to speak this evening. While the Seaport is not a part o... read more >>

Downtown Alliance Announces First Phase of Free Public WiFi along Water Street Commercial Corridor and East River Waterfront

12/23/2013

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As a winner of the New York City Economic Development Corporation’s Wireless Corridor Challenge, the Downtown Alliance today announced the first phase of its enhanced free public WiFi network in Lower Manhattan. The first ph... read more >>

Deputy Mayor Harris, Parks Department Rename Edgar Plaza in Honor of Late Downtown Alliance President Liz Berger

12/17/2013

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In memory of late Downtown Alliance President Elizabeth H. Berger, Downtown Alliance Chairman Robert Douglass, Downtown Alliance Acting President William Bernstein, Deputy Mayor Patti Harris, Council Member Margaret Chin, Communit... read more >>

Downtown Alliance Welcomes the Holidays to Lower Manhattan

11/19/2013

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Featuring a whole new look, the Downtown Alliance is marking the sixth year of its annual Holiday Shopping Campaign, which is promoted throughout the neighborhood on outdoor newsstands, bus shelters, subway displays, and PATH trai... read more >>

FACT SHEET: Lower Manhattan Update One Year After Hurricane Sandy

10/28/2013

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A year after Hurricane Sandy barreled across the tri-state region, all major markets in the Lower Manhattan Central Business District have recovered and economic growth in the area below Chambers Street has continued to flourish,... read more >>

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