MAS in the News: Garment District Survey

Recent news coverage on MAS independent survey findings on City’s proposal to relocate Manhattan Garment District

August 16, 2017

ICYMI: On Monday, MAS released an independent survey finding potentially disastrous outcomes for New York’s fashion industry should the City’s proposal to remove zoning protections from the Manhattan Garment District go forward without any new safeguards in place.

buttons on display wall at Garment District shop

Recent news coverage of this survey and its implications follows. MAS will continue to monitor this issue as the Department of City Planning prepares to take up the zoning change proposal on Monday, August 21.

children play on the shore near the Brooklyn Bridge. Photo: Giles Ashford.

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