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Downtown Alliance Offering Two $10,000 Downtown Digital Innovation Grants

NEW YORK (February 20, 2019) – For the second year running, the Alliance for Downtown New York is seeking applications for its Downtown Digital...

Banner Year in Lower Manhattan Leasing

NEW YORK (February 11, 2019) – Lower Manhattan captured over 5.5 million square feet of new commercial leasing activity in 2018 with a surge of...

LMHQ + Con Edison Team Up To Offer Free Event Space To NYC Nonprofits

LMHQ and Con Edison have extended their Bright Ideas grant program to offer free event space and meeting rooms to New York City nonprofits. ...

Lower Manhattan Pilots New York City’s First Secure Bike Parking Pod Oonee

 The Alliance for Downtown New York has partnered with Brooklyn-based Oonee to bring New York City's first secure bike pod to the...

Downtown Connection Resumes Full Service

As of this morning, The Downtown Connection bus is resuming service to the five stops adjacent to The Battery. Service was briefly suspended over the...

Statement on Route Changes to the Downtown Connection Bus

The Downtown Connection bus will be temporarily bypassing five stops adjacent to The Battery through the end of the summer season. This change is in...

Lower Manhattan Records Strongest Quarter of Leasing Activity in Seven Years

Lower Manhattan recorded its strongest quarter of commercial leasing activity in seven years and outpaced the five-year quarterly average in Q2,...

Game ON! Brings Sports Pop-Ups, Fitness Challenges, Backyard Games, Music & Drinks to Lower Manhattan’s Water Street on Wednesdays Starting July 18

The Alliance for Downtown New York kicks off the fifth annual Game ON! celebration on Wednesday, July 18 bringing backyard games, NYC sports pop-ups,...

Martin Busch Jewelers Awarded $10,000 Digital Innovation Grant from Downtown Alliance

The Alliance for Downtown New York has awarded its inaugural Downtown Digital Innovation Grant to Martin Busch Jewelers, giving them $10,000 worth of...

Downtown Alliance Honors Five Community Members with Exceptional Service Awards

The Alliance for Downtown New York presented Exceptional Service Awards to five outstanding members of the Lower Manhattan community this morning at...