1,000 Apartments Could Be Built on Top of East River Plaza

1000 Apartments Could Be Built on Top of East River PlazaDNAinfo reports that the developers of the East River Plaza mall are planning to add a residential tower with as many as 1,000 units atop the existing structure — and want to get some feedback from East Harlem residents at a meeting Wednesday night. Continue Reading →

The El “Suicide Curve” Train At 110th Street, Harlem, 1901

he Elevated train (now part of the subway system), photographed from One Hundred and Tenth Street, New York City 1900.The “El” or Elevated train was photographed as it turns at the “Suicide Curve” from One Hundred and Tenth Street in Harlem, New York 1900. Continue Reading →

CB 11 Committee, Votes For East Harlem Bike Lanes

The transportation committee of CB 11 voted to bring the complete street design for First Avenue, shown here in the East Village, to East Harlem. Continue Reading →