Local Services

Local Services


Government Agencies

Battery Park City Parks Conservancy
2 South End Avenue
New York, NY 10280
(212) 267-9700
Website

The Battery Park City Parks Conservancy is a private not-for-profit organization in charge of operating the open space in Battery Park City.

Hudson River Park Trust
Pier 40 at West Houston, 2nd floor
New York, NY 10014
(212) 627-2020
Website

The Hudson River Park Trust is a City-State agency with a mission to design, construct, and operate the Hudson River Park—a five-mile stretch alongside the Hudson River that runs from Battery Park to 59th Street.

The Hugh L. Carey Battery Park City Authority
1 World Financial Center
200 Liberty Street, 24th Floor
New York, NY 10281
(212) 417-2000
Website

The Battery Park City Authority, created in 1968 by the New York State Legislature, oversees the development of Battery Park City and provides supplemental services and programs.

Lower Manhattan Development Corporation (LMDC)
22 Cortlandt Street - 11th Floor
New York, NY 10007
(212) 962-2300
Website

The LMDC is a corporation formed by the City and the State to oversee rebuilding in Lower Manhattan after the 9/11 attacks.

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Fire Department

Batallion 1, Engine 7, Ladder 1
100 Duane Street
New York, NY 10007

Engine 4, Ladder 15
42 South Street
New York, NY 10005

Engine 6
49 Beekman Street
New York, NY 10038

Engine 10, Ladder 10
124 Liberty Street
New York, NY 10006

Ladder 8
14 North Moore Street
New York, NY 10013

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Police Department

First Precinct
16 Ericsson Place
New York, NY 10013
(212) 334-0611

Fifth Precinct
19 Elizabeth Street
New York, NY 10013
(212) 334-0711

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Business Associations

Alliance for Downtown New York, Inc.
120 Broadway, Suite 3340
New York, NY 10271
(212) 566-6700
Website

The Downtown Alliance manages the business improvement district for Lower Manhattan, promoting security and sanitation, tourist assistance, marketing and streetscape improvements, and economic development in the area south of Chambers Street.

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Civic Associations

The Battery Conservancy
One Whitehall Street
17th Floor
New York, NY 10004
(212) 344-3491
Website

The Battery Conservancy was created in 1994 as a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit educational corporation to rebuild and revitalize The Battery, the 25-acre public park at the southern tip of Manhattan, and its major landmark, Castle Clinton National Monument.

Bowling Green Association
26 Broadway
New York, NY 10004
(212) 809-4615

The Bowling Green Association is a downtown advocacy group that sponsors a number of special events at Bowling Green Park.

Center for Downtown New York at Pace University
One Pace Plaza, Room Y20
New York, NY 10038
(212) 346-1025
Website

The Center for Downtown New York at Pace University is an academic, research, and civic leadership resource that assists in the ongoing revitalization efforts in Lower Manhattan.

Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC)
120 Broadway, 31st Floor
New York NY 10271
(212) 219-9401
Website

The LMCC was formed in 1973 to encourage artistic expression and free cultural programs Downtown. It has since expanded to include two residency programs, and advocates for a variety of arts groups integral to the revitalization of Lower Manhattan.

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Residential Associations

Battery Park City Homeowners Coalition
Contact: Gene Glazer

The Battery Park City Homeowners Coalition represents the unit owners of the eleven condominium buildings in Battery Park City; more than 2,300 families. The Coalition is made up of representatives from the Boards of Managers of each of the eleven buildings.

Brooklyn Bridge South Neighbors Association
P.O. Box 562
Peck Slip Station
New York, NY 10038
(212) 417-3768

The Brooklyn Bridge South Neighbors Association was formed to address community concerns in the area bordered by Frankfort Street, South Street, Stone Street, and Park Row.

Financial District Neighborhood Association
P.O. Box 442
Peck Slip Station
New York, NY 10272
USA
Website

Gateway Plaza Tenants Association
GPTA, PO Box 3266
Church Street Station
New York, NY 10008
(212) 501-2482
Website

Gateway Plaza Tenants Association represents the approximately 4,000 residents of the more than 1700 units of Gateway Plaza, the closest residential neighbor to the WTC site in Battery Park City.

Independence Plaza North Tenants Association
310 Greenwich Street, #39P
New York, NY 10013
Website

The Independence Plaza North Tenants Association represents the interests of tenants living at Independence Plaza North, and also advocates for local amenities and services such as public schools, parks, and grocery stores.

NYC Loft Tenants
Email: info@nyclofttenants.org
Website

Lower Manhattan Loft Tenants is a citywide advocacy organization serving nearly 10,000 loft tenants, most of them artists. Originally focused on Lower Manhattan, the organization now serves loft tenants in three boroughs by publishing a newsletter, providing housing clinics, organizing meetings, and lobbying elected officials.

Seaport Community Coalition
Contact: Gary Fagin
(212) 267-5316

The Seaport Community Coalition is a neighborhood advocacy organization consisting of residential groups in and around the South Street Seaport Historic District. The coalition is dedicated to historic preservation, waterfront, and quality-of-life issues. The Coalition is made up of eight residential groups representing over a thousand tenants, and has an eight-member Board of Directors.

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Senior Services

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