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Brush Up On These Five Ballot Proposals For November’s Election

Not only will New Yorkers be voting for the next mayor, comptroller, and city council members in the upcoming election, but five amendments to the state Constitution are also on the ballot — and they could take effect as soon as January 1. While these are statewide proposals, they may disproportionately impact New York City residents. We learned about these proposed initiatives at LMHQ’s first-person event held with the League of Women Voters. You’ll want to brush up on these proposals to be prepared to vote “yes” or “no” on the following amendments to the state…

Infuse Spooky Season With A Bit Of Magic At The Cauldron NYC

Dumbledore’s favorite watering hole has a ton of wizardry in store. This month, The…

Apply For Lower Manhattan Jump Start: A Free Program Providing A Path Toward Small Business Success

The Alliance for Downtown New York has opened applications for Lower Manhattan Jump…

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Explore life downtown

Whether you’re making the most of a weekend getaway or looking for ways to mix up your lunch break, Downtown New York has all the shopping, dining and entertainment you could ask for. From City Hall to The Battery, savor one-of-a-kind flavors, discover awe-inspiring museums, catch a show and so much more.

When one square mile contains infinite possibility, you never know what’s next. So get going, and see what’s happening in Downtown New York.

Come Visit Downtown

Downtown has been changing

Managing the Downtown-Lower Manhattan Business Improvement District (BID), the Downtown Alliance is your first and best business resource. Whether you’re dreaming of a grand opening or big-time growth, we’re here to help in more ways than one.

Who is the downtown alliance

Our mission at the Alliance for Downtown New York is to provide service, advocacy, research and information to enhance the quality of life in Lower Manhattan and advance the vibrant neighborhood as a global model of a 21st century Central Business District. By supporting economic development, public safety, sanitation, transportation and more, we strive to make Lower Manhattan an exciting, clean and safe place to live, work and play.

About the Alliance