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TOP 10 THINGS QUEEN ELIZABETH II SHOULD DO WHEN SHE VISITS LOWER MANHATTAN

The visit of Queen Elizabeth II to Lower Manhattan is only days away, and the Alliance for Downtown New York has fashioned a Top 10 to-do list for...

What Makes Lower Manhattan Such a Great Place? Here’s the Downtown Alliance’s Top 10 for 2010

With World Trade Center site construction moving full-steam ahead, new playgrounds and hotels opening, and a surge of new media tenants, 2010 was an...

Downtown Alliance Opens Visitor Kiosk At South Street Seaport Marketplace

The Alliance for Downtown New York, the business improvement district serving Lower Manhattan south of Chambers Street, today announced the opening...

Downtown Alliance Presents Mulch Mania 2010

Downtown Connection Shuttle Buses to Bring Residents & Trees To Bowling Green Park to Recycle Holiday Trees for FreeGetting rid of that rapidly...

It’s Hot Outside — Downtown Alliance Presents 10 Ways to Stay Cool in the Sizzling Heat

With temperatures again rising into the 90s and New York City coming off the second-hottest month in its history, the Alliance for Downtown New York...

Tourism Reaches New Heights in Lower Manhattan

Tourism has increased by nearly 30 percent in Lower Manhattan since 2008 and the number of hotels in the district has more than tripled since 2001,...

Downtown Alliance Launches 2011 “Lower Manhattan Eats” Food Tours

The Alliance for Downtown New York’s walking food tour series, “Lower Manhattan Eats,” will kick off on Saturday, February 19, 2011...

Downtown Alliance Unveils Downtown Dogs, A Re:Construction Public-Art Project

The Alliance for Downtown New York today announced the installation of Malin Abrahamsson's Downtown Dogs, which borders the Department of...

Downtown Alliance Unveils Aquatic Dream, A Re:Construction Public-Art Project

The Alliance for Downtown New York today announced the installation of Tatyana Murray’s Aquatic Dream, which runs in TriBeCa along the...

Downtown Alliance Highlights Post-Race Specials

 There’s no better place to finish a race than Lower Manhattan.Participants in the NYC Half, the March 20 half-marathon sponsored by New...