Press Releases

Private Sector Employment Reaches New Peak in Lower Manhattan; Up for Sixth Consecutive Year

Private sector employment climbed to more than 232,200 employees as of the end of 2015, marking the sixth consecutive year of growth and the highest point since the end of 2001, according to the Al

Downtown Alliance Kicks Off Game On! Block Party Series with NYC Football Club, CompleteBody, DJ Hesta Prynn + More

The Alliance for Downtown New York kicks off the third annual Game On!

Downtown Alliance Enlists 34 Lower Manhattan Restaurants For GET LOW 2016 Deals

The Downtown Alliance is teaming up with 34 Lower Manhattan restaurants to kick off the third annual GET LOW campaign on Tuesday, June 21.  The program brings special deals and discounts to Downtow

Downtown Alliance Expands Public Wi-Fi To Cover Entirety Of Lower Broadway Corridor – Battery To Barclay St.

The Alliance for Downtown New York has completed the latest phase of its ongoing Wi-Fi network expansion, adding more than 800,000 square feet, and a universal network name #DwtwnAllianceFreeWiFi t

Downtown Alliance Brings 1,000+ Plants to Bowling Green

New York City's oldest public park Bowling Green got a horticultural makeover this past week as the Alliance for Downtown New York introduced 1,024 new plants along the park’s perimeter and interio

Dine Around Downtown Showcases 45-Plus Lower Manhattan Restaurants on 28 Liberty Plaza

Fosun Property and the Alliance for Downtown New York are pleased to co-present the “Dine Around Downtown” food festival, one of Lower Manhattan’s most popular public events, on Wednes

U.S. Congressman Jerrold Nadler Stresses Importance of Securing Lower Manhattan Resiliency

At this morning’s Downtown-Lower Manhattan Association (D-LMA) annual meeting, Congressman Jerrold Nadler addressed the importance of continued efforts to secure Lower Manhattan’s resiliency and po

Alliance for Downtown New York to Raise Minimum Wage for Entire Division of Uniformed Service Employees

The Alliance for Downtown New York today announced that all of the organization’s employees will receive a base wage of at least $15 an hour.

Alliance for Downtown New York Honors Eleven Public Safety Officers for Remarkable Service

The Alliance for Downtown New York yesterday honored eleven Public Safety Officers for their service above and beyond the call of duty and for helping to keep Lower Manhattan one of the safest neig

In Analysis of 2015, Lower Manhattan Office Market Sees Dramatic Market Diversification and a Monumental Surge in Employment

Lower Manhattan’s office market saw notable shifts and growth last year, including a diversification of office tenants, a dramatic increase in coworking spaces and a rise in commercial rents across