A new urban garden is being planted in Battery Park, and it’s taking the shape of the neighborhood’s most famous resident.
The debate over the Prospect Park West bike lane has erupted into a full-blown legal battle that will be decided in court.
Nancy Rosenthal, a National Geographic documentary filmmaker, has launched The New York Wild Film Festival,” a festival devoted entirely to environmental and nature-based films.
Owl Hollow Fields in Freshkills Park are not sinking, but they still will not be ready for another two years.
It’s rare that an affordable housing project is recognized for its amenities or high quality of design, but The Schermerhorn House in Brooklyn has managed to do both.
The stunning landmark neo-Gothic Argonaut Building at Broadway and 57th Street has been awarded LEED Gold certification.
ConEdision Solutions, New York City’s main power company, recently announced that its renewable energy program cut fossil fuel consumption in 2010 by an amount equivalent to 380,000 barrels of oil. The company calculated that its 23,000 residential and business
With Vision 2020, Mayor Bloomberg plans to revitalize and restore New York City’s waterways and shorelines.
Green eatery Ecopolis Cafe will get New York’s first pop up cafe this spring.
New York City’s DOT approved plans for 12 pop-up cafes to take over traffic lanes and create pedestrian plazas.
A sinking foundation could delay the opening of the first segment of Freshkills Park in Staten Island.
Inhabitat readers can enjoy a members’ discount to tomorrow night’s panel discussion “The Invention of Brownstone Brooklyn” at the Museum of the City of New York.
The EPA is pushing New York City to create a faster timeline for removing PCB tainted light fixtures from the city’s schools.
NYSERDA reports that a record number of New Yorkers have greened their homes over the last two months, thanks to the Green Jobs/Green NY program.
Downtown Brooklyn’s City Point development will soon be home to Dekalb Market, a flea market housed in shipping containers.
The opening of green luxury building HL23, designed by Neil Denari Architects, will coincide with the opening of Section 2 of the High Line.
W&H Properties is renting pre-built green office space in the Empire State Building that is ready for LEED for Commercial Interiors certification.
The New York Senate has confirmed Joseph Martens at NY’s commissioner of the Department of Environmental Conservation.
The redevelopment of the Farley Post Office building into the new Moynihan Station will restore an important historical building in Midtown Manhattan while expanding and improving Penn Station.
NYC Green House is an educational program to help apartment building owners green their properties.
Two Brooklyn Business Improvement Districts bring 26 Big Belly solar-powered trash cans to the borough.