Going Coastal

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Board 4 starts talking trash; Mulls use of Pier 76

In Manhattan on November 12, 2006 at 7:41 pm

Community Board 4, whose district includes Chelsea and Hell’s Kitchen, called on the Bloomberg administration last week to consider the option of combining its proposed recycling and commercial waste marine transfer stations on the Lower West Side into one facility on Pier 76. Read the rest of this entry »

Chelsea Cove to feature lawn, stone field, carousel

In Manhattan on November 12, 2006 at 7:37 pm

Top: A map showing an overview of Chelsea Cove. Read the rest of this entry »

Terminal project nears the end

In Manhattan on November 12, 2006 at 7:26 pm

Downtown Express photos by Milo Hess

Port Authority contractors worked on large sections of Battery Park City’s long-awaited ferry terminal Monday. The temporary terminal near Rockefeller Park is expected to close in March or April. Read the rest of this entry »

OUR NATURAL WORLD: IN THE FIELD

In Uncategorized on November 12, 2006 at 7:03 pm

The sun is fast disappearing beneath the clouds, turning their undersides a delicate pink, as Kerry Muldoon hurries past the visitors center at the Jamaica Bay Wildlife Refuge. Read the rest of this entry »

Putting Gosman's out to sea?

In Uncategorized on November 12, 2006 at 6:59 pm

Montauk landmark, an 11-acre waterfront compound, is up for sale a year after owners denied rumors. Read the rest of this entry »

Is the Answer Blowing in the Wind?

In Uncategorized on November 12, 2006 at 6:11 pm

Mary Godleski for The New York Times

POWER BROKER A giant wind turbine looms over a coastal wastewater treatment plant in Atlantic City. Read the rest of this entry »

The America’s Cup Tacks Back Into View

In Uncategorized on November 12, 2006 at 6:07 pm

Less than six months before the next America’s Cup regatta begins in a Spanish port, Read the rest of this entry »

Navy Joins New York Effort to Free Ship Stuck in River

In Manhattan on November 12, 2006 at 6:03 pm

Marko Georgiev for The New York Times

A fleet of tugboats failed last week to extract the Intrepid, a retired aircraft carrier, from the thick mud in its berth at Pier 86 in Manhattan. Read the rest of this entry »

A Plan to Make Private New Jersey Beaches Friendly to the Public

In Uncategorized on November 12, 2006 at 6:01 pm

Joseph J. Delconzo for The New York Times

The Driftwood Beach and Cabana Club in Sea Bright, N.J. Rules being proposed this week would require municipalities to increase the number of public-access routes to the beach. Read the rest of this entry »

A Bright Idea

In Uncategorized on November 9, 2006 at 2:44 am

A choice piece of waterfront property off City Island is up for grabs, and the selling price is unbeatable – free. Read the rest of this entry »