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Follow Up: “New York’s Next Great Waterfront Park” In the News

east river waterfront pier new york cityLast week’s release of the MAS report, New York’s Next Great Waterfront Park garnered a fair amount of media attention. A synthesis of the lively and insightful discussions that took place at our July 2011 charrette, the report was prepared in conjunction with noted New York landscape architect Barbara Wilks and her firm, W Architecture and Landscape Architecture.

Read the complete report online, or to download it click here.

Check out the press about New York’s Next Great Waterfront Park below:

New York Observer, Hope Floats! Municipal Art Society Revives Plans for East River Waterfront

Wall Street Journal, Park Plan Gives Added Access to East River

Curbed NY, East Waterfront Plan Bobs Along, Slowly Forward

DNAinfo, Municipal Art Society Offers Renovation Advice for Con Ed Pier

MAS would especially like to thank Council Member Daniel Garodnick, who helped to make New York’s Next Great Waterfront Park a great success. We look forward to working with all of the stakeholders to ensure that the Con Ed Pier truly becomes New York City’s next great park.