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Douglas Durst and the NYC ferry on the East River (Credit: Curbed NY)

Durst wants to extend East River ferry service to UES

The Durst Organization is again lobbying to add another ferry stop to the city’s water transport service, this time...

Brooklyn pols want their gondola before L train shutdown

North Brooklyn wants its gondola over the East River before the L train shuts down, thank you very much. Local politicians...

Waterside Pier renovation out, replacement planned

The city’s Economic Development Corporation has opted to ditch its proposed $13 million renovation of the Waterside Pier, and...

Jumbo $130M River House home pulled off market

The Residence at River House, which at $130 million is New York City’s priciest home listing, is being taken...

East River Ferry helped boost prices in Williamsburg, Dumbo

 The success of the East River Ferry since its launch in 2011 has helped lead to an increase in property...

Brooklyn exodus knocks rents in less coveted Manhattan nabes

As large, glistening developments increasingly spring up along the East River and elsewhere in the outer boroughs, the once...

Manhattan’s East Side starved for open space: report

The East Side of Manhattan is facing a drought of open space, with two-thirds of residents unable to walk...

East River ‘Blueway’ aims to revitalize waterfront, in harmony with post-Sandy reality

Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer will announce what his office is calling the East River Blueway Plan today, a...

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Despite low ridership, NYC, taking the long view, commits to East River Ferry

Though it has garnered positive reviews from riders, the East River Ferry service may not be attracting enough business...

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East River Plaza Best Buy could be replaced by Manhattan first-timer

The 50,000-square-foot space in East River Plaza that Best Buy is vacating would be perfect for first time entrants...

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