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Robert Douglass, Founding Chairman of the Alliance for Downtown New York and Civic Champion, Dies at 85
12/06/2016

The Alliance for Downtown New York mourns the loss of Founding Chairman Robert Douglass today.

Third Quarter Lower Manhattan Leasing Activity Led by Recommitting Tenants
10/31/2016

Lower Manhattan's third quarter commercial real estate activity continued a local year-long trend with current tenants choosing to expand or move within the neighborhood.

Young Professionals Shape Lower Manhattan's Transformation
10/11/2016

Lower Manhattan's young professional residents, a community of 30,000 people between the ages of 18-44, 70 percent of whom are millennials (18-34), collectively spend more than $350M a year on leis

Private Sector Employment Reaches New Peak in Lower Manhattan; Up for Sixth Consecutive Year
08/02/2016

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
06/29/2016

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
06/20/2016

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.
06/20/2016

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
06/17/2016

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
05/20/2016

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
03/22/2016

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