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De Blasio names Clare Newman president of Governors Island

Mayor Bill De Blasio has appointed Clare Newman, the current executive vice president of the Brooklyn Navy Yard, to...

Governors Island head forced out of role as Alicia Glen to take over site

Michael Samuelian has been pushed out of his role overseeing development plans on Governors Island thanks to former Deputy Mayor...

City moves ahead with plans to rezone Governors Island

The city is moving forward with plans to make way for 4.5 million square feet of development on Governors...

Trust for Governors Island sues Turner Construction, subcontractor for $5M

The Trust for Governors Island is suing Turner Construction and its subcontractor for more than $5 million, alleging the...

From Hudson Yards to Governors Island: Mayor taps Related exec to head island overhaul

Related Companies’ Michael Samuelian may soon tack another major mixed-use development onto his résumé.

Commercial tenants steering clear of Governors Island

Governors Island Is A Nice Place to visit, but it turns out tenants wouldn’t want to set up shop...

Brooklyn artist to create footbridge to Governors Island

 Back when livestock still grazed on Brooklyn’s waterfront, a pedestrian channel used by farmers ran between Governors Island and...

In memoriam: Sites New York lost in 2013 — or will lose

 The conclusion of another year marks the loss of the latest batch of landmarked buildings and longstanding, lived-in real...

Trust seeking proposals for Governors Island

The the Trust for Governors Island, a not-for-profit group that manages the development of Governors Island, is currently seeking proposals to...

Groundbreaking ceremony held today for $260M Governors Island renovation

Mayor Michael Bloomberg led the groundbreaking ceremony for the first $260 million worth of developments on Governors Island today,...

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