Local businesses on 125th Street are asking the National Urban League and developers for better compensation if a contentious new development displaces them in the next few years.
An exhibit at a Chelsea gallery captures a changing community landscape on 125th Street.
After being canceled over the summer, plans for faster bus service along 125th Street are back in motion, city officials announced Friday afternoon.
Thanks to the Wireless Corridor Challenge, 10 business districts throughout the city will receive free Wi-Fi, including 125th Street from Broadway to Second Avenue. Installation is scheduled for completion by December.
Frontrunner Democratic mayoral candidate Bill de Blasio spent the last Thursday before the Tuesday primary campaigning uptown, speaking to Harlem voters who seemed receptive to the leading candidate’s message.
Plans for bus-only lanes along 125th Street were put on hold earlier this summer—but some elected officials are trying to reignite the project.
Business developers say the changes to 125th Street have been for the better.
Over its 200 years in existence, 125th Street has undergone major changes, some of which have occurred in just the last decade.
When 125th Street was signed into existence 200 years ago, Harlem was a nondescript country village, a day’s trip north of New York City. The story of the street is the story of Harlem: its shifting economic fortunes, demographics, and popular image.
The New York City Department of Buildings is expected to issue violations against both Disano Demolition, the construction company, and the building owner today.
Dec 10, 6:55pm
Barnard Student Government Association correspondent Emma Goss brings you the highlights from Monday night’s Barnard SGA representative council meeting. What They’ve Done: Dean Avis Hinkson, BC ’84 and TC ’87, spoke about increasing... Read More
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