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Kaleidoscopic Prisms Bring Color to Lower Manhattan Plazas from March 15 - April 21
03/11/2019

The Downtown Alliance is bringing Prismatica, an interactive art trail of 25 kaleidoscopes, to three privately owned pub

Alliance Aims to Clean Up Residential Garbage with New Sanitation Guide
03/01/2019

The residential population in Lower Manhattan has almost tripled since 9/11 and over 62,000 residents now call Lower Manhattan home.  

Downtown Alliance Offering Two $10,000 Downtown Digital Innovation Grants
02/20/2019
NEW YORK (February 20, 2019) – For the second year running, the Alliance for Downtown New York is seeking applications for its Downtown Digital Innovation Grant, which will award
LMHQ + Con Edison Team Up To Offer Free Event Space To NYC Nonprofits
01/31/2019
LMHQ and Con Edison have extended their Bright Ideas grant program to offer free event space and meeting rooms to New York City nonprofits.  Conceived by LMHQ in response to the growing nonprofit
Downtown Connection Resumes Full Service
09/10/2018

The Downtown Connection bus has resumed service to the five stops adjacent to The Battery.

Statement on Route Changes to the Downtown Connection Bus
08/09/2018

The Downtown Connection bus will be temporarily bypassing five stops adjacent to The Battery through the end of the summer season.

Lower Manhattan Records Strongest Quarter of Leasing Activity in Seven Years
08/07/2018

Lower Manhattan recorded its strongest quarter of commercial leasing activity in seven years and outpaced the five-year quarterly average in Q2, according to the Alliance for Downtown New York's Q2

Game ON! Brings Sports Pop-Ups, Fitness Challenges, Backyard Games, Music & Drinks to Lower Manhattan's Water Street on Wednesdays Starting July 18
06/12/2018

The Alliance for Downtown New York kicks off the fifth annual Game ON! celebration on Wednesday, July 18 bringing backyard games, NYC sports pop-ups, physical fitness challenges, music and drinks to six plazas along Water Street