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Articles about "Riverside Park"
Open House Roundup: Sunday, 02/21
February 19, 2016
This Sunday we're showcasing a classic Upper West Side 2 bedroom just off Riverside Park.Read More
Using Vines to Beautify the West Side Highway
December 17, 2012
New York City can always use more green space. In recent years New Yorkers have been getting creative with how they create their parks - think of the Highline and the upcoming Pier 57 remodel. The latest in this line is a new proposal to beautify the West Side Highway by using vines and waterfalls. The idea comes from New York City architect Laurence Tamaccio, who lives on Riverside Boulevard, and the project is slowly gaining support from Community Board 7 and Upper West Side apartment residents. If everything goes according to plan, residents of buildings such as the Avery and The Heritage at Trump Place will have a brand new green vista to look out on.Read More
Developments Along Riverside Boulevard Produce a New Neighborhood
March 05, 2012
The area along Riverside Boulevard has seen a large emergence of residential units over the past twenty years, and the cluster of new construction seems to be forming a new neighborhood within the Upper West Side. Although the space is currently unnamed, it is commonly referred to as the highway that lies to its west, and comprises 77 acres that stretch from 59th to 72nd Street.Read More
Senior's Guide to Upper West Side
August 24, 2011
It may not be anything more than a two-page color coded pamphlet, but City Councilwoman Gale A. Brewer’s senior friendly grocery guide of the Upper West Side has certainly gained a following. Every distributed copy was pocketed when the guide was unveiled at an April 5th symposium, and according to The New York Times the requests have continued to pour in.Read More