Hello Neighbors! I want to thank all of you who made it to our last meeting at the new Library on 53rd street. Considering it was the middle of summer, we had a fairly good turnout. One piece of new business we are working on is the story of the moving of our polling place.…Continue Reading

Neighborhood Business Meeting

Neighbors and Friends, We are going to have a Neighborhood Association business meeting open to all on Tuesday, July 26th, 7 pm at the new Library at 18 West 53rd street. I know a lot of you have questions about what’s going on, and this will be a chance to meet some new Board Members…Continue Reading

Dear Neighbors, I want to thank the staff and the members of the Block Association for our little get together at The Wayfarer the other month. It was great to re-meet most of you, and make some new friends. With the addition of new members and buildings, our boundaries now reach from 53rd Street to…Continue Reading

MoMA Annual Fundraiser on June 1

Invitation from MoMA Dear Friends and Neighbors, Our annual fundraiser Party in the Garden is just around the corner on Wednesday, June 1, 2016. The benefit will follow its typical schedule of 7:00 p.m. to midnight. Daily prep work for staging this event will be conducted around the MoMA campus from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00…Continue Reading

Avenue 6 1/2 Lights Up!

The tower at 135 West 52nd Street is rising atop Midtown’s 6 1/2 Avenue, a string of privately owned public spaces that stretch from 51st to 57th Street. As a part of the project, the development team is revamping a block of the hidden thoroughfare.  The developers, Chetrit Group and Clipper Equity, hired French lighting…Continue Reading

Central Park Supertowers

A huge thank you to everyone who helped to make our recent town hall event such an enormous success! Thank you to our Councilmembers Dan Garodnick & Corey Johnson; our co-sponsors: Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, State Senators Brad Hoylman & Liz Krueger, Assembly membersRichard Gottfried &Linda Rosenthal, City ; our extraordinary panelists: Gary Barnett, Peg…Continue Reading