Category Archives: Battery Park City and BPCA

Meet the architect of the Irish Memorial on May 3rd

April 21, 2015- On May 3rd at 2:00 PM, the architect of the Irish Memorial, Brian Tolle, will

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Exclusive: Another body found in North Cove Marina

Update April 27, 215- A body was pulled from the waters in North Cove Marina today.

Posted in - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, Financial District | 1 Comment

Wild coyote filmed on West Thames and captured

April 25, 2015- A blog reports, “A coyote that was on a morning run in Battery Park City was just captured by the NYPD Emergency Service Unit.”

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Beaubourg at Le District: BPC’s second fine dining restaurant

April 25, 2015- By Steven E. Greer In the restaurant section of Le District sits Beaubourg. It is Battery Park’s second

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Liberty Bridge between WFC 1 and WFC 2 now closed

April 27, 2015

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Will Chipotle open the flood gates for better food in South BPC?

March 30, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Chain restaurants choose new locations based on flaw formulas that have prevented them from

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Le District is to be commended for not shaming people into tipping

April 21, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I dislike eating at Hudson Eats for many reasons. First, the food is bad at some of the places.

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Confirmed: Brookfield will not provide the community with a sailing school this year

March 28, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD We did some investigative reporting and snooping, and confirmed that the new North Cove Marina

Posted in - Brookfield Place, - Downtown oversight, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Sailing/Yachting | 5 Comments

Images of the outdoor space around Pier-A

April 17, 2015-

Posted in - Real estate, Battery Park City and BPCA, Financial District, Parks | 2 Comments

A tour of World Trade Center Tower 4 and Tower 7

(3,500 people have viewed this as of March 12, 2015) September 19, 2014- By Steven E. Greer, MD Dara McQuillan of Silverstein Properties took us

Posted in - Real estate, Battery Park City and BPCA, Financial District, TriBeCa, Wall Street, World Trade Center | 2 Comments

Images of the newly opened Battery Conservancy

April 17, 2015-

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Images from the Irish Memorial in Battery Park

April 22, 2015- To learn more, the designer of the memorial will be giving a tour on May 3rd at 2:00 PM.

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Mystery yacht is chased out of North Cove Marina

April 24, 2015- By Steven E. Greer After BP.TV called the Coast Guard yesterday and had them question the unmarked

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Kids love real grass fields

Update April 22, 2015- The field opened up, finally, and the kids love it. Their parents should

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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

(11,000 people have viewed this as of April 16, 2015)

Posted in Battery Park City and BPCA, Film Theater and TV, Groceries, Italian | 1 Comment

Was the BPCA community liaison Robin Forst demoted?

April 8, 2015- By Steven E. Greer At the CB1 meeting tonight, The BPCA’s spokesperson and community liaison Robin Forst,

Posted in - Community Board 1, - Downtown oversight, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA | 2 Comments

Crucial stage of the bike path nears completion

Update April 23, 2015- The crucial Liberty Street crossing is making progress now.

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Viewership for March blows away old records

For the month of March, 2015, total viewership was

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New report: Artificial turf fields have unsafe levels of lead

March 16, 2015- USA Today is reporting about a new government study that reviewed the

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - Federal government, - Real estate, Battery Park City and BPCA, Child care, Doctors, Dentists, Gardening, Gripes, Parks, Schools, Sports and fitness | 1 Comment

The History of BPC by Ed Koch

We had the chance to interview Mr. Koch a few years ago. Ed Koch, former Mayor of New York City and former U.S. Congressman,

Posted in - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA | 1 Comment