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The highest observation deck in the Western Hemisphere is now open to thrill-seeking visitors.
Critics say the latest plan to address sewage overflows in NYC, which dump millions of gallons of sewage into the city’s waterways every year, is "barely a drop in the bucket."
See how the New York has changed over the last decade.
The MTA wants to build a new bus rapid transit line through a forgotten stretch of the Staten Island coastline
For many Brooklynites, the destruction of Admiral’s Row and its extensive woodlands represents a tragic loss
Landscape photographer Andrew Pielage is capturing every single Frank Lloyd Wright building
The city’s billion dollar plan to make the East River waterfront more resilient has a neighborhood up in arms.
On the 18th anniversary of 9/11, check in on the progress at the World Trade Center
Soon, more than half of the Graniteville Swamp may be bulldozed to make way for a 28-acre development
One of Brooklyn’s most polluted waterways will soon be home to a new network of green spaces
Shirley Chisholm State Park is now open in Brooklyn on a site that was once occupied by two toxic landfills.
The remaining vestiges of Red Hook’s industrial past are slowly being lost to development
"By the time the surge gets here, it’s already too late"
New York City’s latest efforts to fight climate change underscore the reality that the city is facing a very tenuous future
The 150-foot-tall sculpture is a novelty, both in its design and the experience of climbing it
See how the neighborhood around Manhattan’s $25 billion megaproject has changed
When the viewing platform opens in 2020, it’ll bring some of the wildest views of New York City
The condo tower at Hudson Yards is ready for its close-up
Daylighting Tibbetts Brook would mark the symbolic end of centuries of industrial pollution and neglect
The tech giant’s incoming HQ2 will erase the unique industrial landscape around Anable Basin
A rezoning proposal seeks to create 1.3 million square feet of new commercial and industrial space
Wetlands remediation and the presence of a new Amazon warehouse are transforming Staten Island’s west shore
The mayor promised to "turn the tide" on homelessness—but how successful has the initiative been?
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has proposed a radical fix for storm surge along New York’s shores
The landmark James A. Farley Post Office will undergo a $1.6 billion transformation into a new transit hub.
Like most of the rapidly changing waterfront of New York City, this liminal landscape may soon be radically transformed
The recent rezoning of Inwood, one of Manhattan’s "last affordable neighborhoods," has the potential to dramatically reshape the neighborhood
The old working waterfront has almost completely disappeared as the city realizes its new vision for the coastline.
The Gowanus Dredgers, the canal’s unofficial stewards, lead regular boat tours of the fetid waterway.
Contemporary artists have filled the 500-acre sculpture park with pieces that tackle the changing natural landscape
The park, designed by the same firm behind the High Line, is one of the first pieces of the larger Domino megaproject.