Business

Governor Hochul Announces MTA Board

DOWNTOWN's board member Elizabeth Velez was named to the board of MTA,  along with Janno Lieber as Chair and CEO of the MTA Board. "We've been fortunate to work with both Elizabeth and Janno, a perfect pair to ensure the continued success for MTA, and we are excited...

Lower Manhattan Plan To Combat Climate Change

A new plan to protect Lower Manhattan from rising waters and the effects of climate change was unveiled last week, calling for flood walls, improved stormwater infrastructure, new open spaces, and a drastic reshaping of the shoreline. The master plan from the Mayor’s...

3 Tips for Starting a Business in New York

Maybe you finally quit your corporate job, or perhaps you decided to move to NYC. Whatever the reason, starting a business in New York is an exciting endeavor. Here are 3 tips you need to know about getting your business up and running in the Big Apple. Know What You...
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