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2016

De Blasio Administration Announces Completion of Times Square Reconstruction
December 28, 2016

DDC Presents New Elmhurst Community Library in Queens
December 20, 2016

Staten Island Projects by DDC Receive Five Architectural and Design Awards in Past Year
December 18, 2016

“Young Engineers Showcase” at JHS 8 in Queens Caps off DDC STEAM Education in 2016
December 16, 2016

DDC Building New Home for the Bronx Council on the Arts
December 9, 2016

Ghostbusters Enthusiast Proposes at FDNY Ladder 8 Fire Station
December 8, 2016

East Elmhurst Community Library Kicks Off Major Expansion, Renovation
December 5, 2016

Study Shows DDC Summer Middle School Enrichment Program Builds Confidence, Desire, and Interest in STEAM Fields
December 2, 2016

DDC Earns Three Awards from the City’s Public Design Commission
November 22, 2016

New Environmentally Friendly Municipal Lot to Open at Queens Borough Hall
November 21, 2016

Public Safety Answering Center Project in the Bronx Receives IT Collaboration Award
November 21, 2016

Three DDC Projects Cited by The New York Times as Standouts That Captured the Imagination of Observers of the City
November 18, 2016

First DDC “Ready to Build” Workshops Help Small and Emerging Firms Compete for Public Projects
November 16, 2016

Astor Place Reconstruction Brings 42,000 Square Feet of New Pedestrian Space to the East Village
November 16, 2016

Washington Heights Community Projects Receive Six Major Design Awards in Past Year
November 16, 2016

DDC Breaks Ground on Renovation of Staten Island Zoo Aquarium
November 4, 2016

Two DDC Projects Receive the AIANY COTE Award For Socially and Environmentally Responsible Urban Design
November 3, 2016

The Alamo is Restored and Returned to Astor Square
November 1, 2016

Public School Students Present Sustainable Design Projects in DDC’s Young Engineers Program with the LES Girls Club
October 28, 2016

The New York Times Cites Four DDC Projects as Bold Examples of Public Design and “Architecture for All”
October 26, 2016

EMS Station 50 in Jamaica, Queens Named Gold Medal Recipient of The American Architecture Prize
October 20, 2016

DDC and Queens Borough President Melinda Katz Bring New Helen Marshall Cultural Center to Queens Borough Hall
October 19, 2016

Twenty-Six Firms Selected for DDC’s Design and Construction Excellence 2.0 Program
October 17, 2016

DDC Women Professionals Share Architecture and Engineering Expertise With Female Middle and High School Students
October 14, 2016

DDC Collects Four Awards Including “Owner of the Year” From Engineering News Record
October 13, 2016

Sharing Construction Management Expertise Across the Globe
October 7, 2016

Bronx River Greenway Gets Transformation Worth Nearly $40 Million
October 6, 2016

DDC, DOT and Yeshiva University Break Ground on Renovated Pedestrian Plaza at 185th Street
September 28, 2016

Mayor de Blasio Announces Bold New Vision for the City's M/WBE Program
September 28, 2016

DDC Commissioner Feniosky Peña-Mora Receives 2016 ‘Illustrious Award’ from the Institute for Latino Studies Program
September 27, 2016

The Wavertree Historic Vessel Returns to the South Street Seaport Museum Following DDC Restoration
September 24, 2016

Irish Repertory Theater in Chelsea Celebrates DDC Upgrades That Increased Seating and Stage Capacity
September 24, 2016

DDC Transforms a Queens Parking Space for PARK(ing) Day 2016
September 16, 2016

Introducing Design and Construction Excellence 2.0 Guiding Principles to the Next Generation of Design Professionals
September 15, 2016

DDC Hosts Third Annual Conference on Contract Opportunities for Minority and Women-Owned Business Enterprises
September 13, 2016

DDC Providing 'Safe Routes' to Schools
September 9, 2016

In a First, Salt Storage Shed Constructed by DDC Hosts Fashion Show
September 8, 2016

DDC Completes Upgrades to Ulmer Park Library
September 1, 2016

DDC Makes Improvements to Pedestrian Safety in the Bronx
August 26, 2016

DDC Increases Seating and Lighting Capacity at Irish Repertory Theater in Chelsea
August 19, 2016

DDC Makes Staten Island More Resilient With Infrastructure Upgrades along Harvest Avenue
August 17, 2016

DDC Receives Three Awards From Engineering News Record
August 17, 2016

DDC College and High School Interns Cap Off Summer Experience at Closing Ceremony
August 12, 2016

NYC Department of Design and Construction’s Toastmasters Club Wins Prestigious ‘Golden Gavel’ Award
August 3, 2016

Expanding Storm Sewers in Coney Island
August 3, 2016

NYC Department of Design and Construction STEAM Initiatives Hosts Community Service Day in South Bronx
August 1, 2016

Bronx Middle School Students Present Their “Future City” in Showcase of DDC’s Summer Enrichment Program
July 29, 2016

DDC and FDNY Break Ground on New Home for Rescue Company 2 in Ocean Hill
July 28, 2016

DDC High School and College Interns Visit Bronx River House in Starlight Park
July 22, 2016

DDC and FDNY Join to Open New EMS Station in Jamaica, Queens
July 22, 2016

Project to Reduce Flooding in Fresh Meadows Finishes a Year Ahead of Schedule
July 15, 2016

DDC Hosts Open House for Consultants to Learn of Upcoming Public Projects
July 15, 2016

Queens Resident Managing Renovation of Iconic Tribeca "Ghostbusters" Firehouse
July 8, 2016

50 Bronx Students Study Ancient Construction as Part of DDC's Summer Enrichment Program
July 8, 2016

High School Students Start Internships at DDC
July 1, 2016

First Lady McCray Opens Doors to Staten Island Family Justice Center
June 29, 2016

First Opportunity Academy Graduation at LaGuardia Community College
June 27, 2016

LaGuardia Community College Students Present Concept for New Urban Green Space in Queens
June 21, 2016

Lifelong Queens Resident Managing Project to Improve Resiliency and Sustainability
June 17, 2016

Mary Miss Named First DDC Artist-in-Residence
June 13, 2016

DDC Receives Four Awards From the CMAA
June 7, 2016

IS 49 Students Showcase their Sustainable Design Projects
June 2, 2016

PS 7 Students Showcase their Sustainable Design Projects
June 2, 2016

DDC Completes Its First Home Elevation in Staten Island
May 23, 2016

DDC Boasts Four Winners in the 2016 Outstanding Women Awards
May 3, 2016

DDC's Staten Island Museum and High Bridge Projects Receive Lucy G. Moses Preservation Award
April 29, 2016

DDC Hosts 50 Kids for 2016 Take Your Child to Work Day
April 29, 2016

A New Arena for Therapeutic Horseriding in Staten Island
April 29, 2016

DDC Hosts 50 Kids for 2016 Take Your Child to Work Day
April 19, 2016

DDC Partners with DYCD and Immigrant Social for Young Engineers Showcase
April 19, 2016

DDC Commissioner Wins ‘Building Innovation Award’
April 12, 2016

DDC, Councilmember Laurie Cumbo and Brooklyn Public Library Celebrate Reopening of Eastern Parkway Branch
April 4, 2016

A Staten Island Family Returns to Their Newly Elevated Home
March 23, 2016

Expanding the Broadway Community with a New Space for MCC Theater
March 22, 2016

DDC’s Office of Diversity and Industry Relations Launches Ready to Build NYC Program
March 16, 2016

DDC STEAM Presents Introduce a Girl to Architecture, Engineering & Construction Day
March 14, 2016

DDC Enhances Design Excellence 2.0 Program and Releases Guiding Principles
March 9, 2016

DDC Wins 2016 MASterworks Awards for ‘Best New Building’ and ‘Best Neighborhood Catalyst’
March 7, 2016

DDC, DYCD and ACS Presents the 2016 High School Internship
February 19, 2016

DDC, DOT, and Senator Adriano Espaillat Celebrate the Completion of W. 215th Step Street
February 4, 2016

An Iconic Step Street Reconnects Inwood Residents
February 3, 2016

Vision Zero to Bring Safer Streets to Queens
February 1, 2016

DDC Hosts Contractor’s Open House
January 29, 2016

Fordham Plaza Redesign Brings Pedestrian Safety Upgrade to the Bronx
January 20, 2016

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2015

DDC Commissioner Peña-Mora Receives First Annual Dominican Role Model Award
December 23, 2015

DDC STEAM, DYCD and Coalition for Hispanic Family Services Finish 2015 Education Programs
December 17, 2015

Commissioner Peña-Mora Joined by Mayor de Blasio to Celebrate the New York Police Academy
December 15, 2015

Sanitation Goes Sustainable with the Manhattan Districts 1, 2, and 5 Garage
December 11, 2015

DDC Increases Minority and Women Owned Business Enterprises Opportunities
December 7, 2015

DDC in partnership with the School Construction Authority (SCA) Present “Meet the Builders”
December 3, 2015

DDC, DOE, DYCD and the SASF Present the Young Engineers Program Showcase
November 23, 2015

City Breaks Ground on Staten Island's First Mid-Island Bluebelt
November 23, 2015

A New Town Square for Washington Heights with La Plaza de Las Americas
November 23, 2015

Ocean Breeze Athletic Complex Brings Healthy Living to Staten Island
November 11, 2015

Historic Richmond Town Receives a Modern Upgrade
November 10, 2015

DDC, DOE, DYCD and the LeAP Organization Present the Young Engineers Program Showcase
November 9, 2015

DDC Discovers Second Burial Vault during Washington Square Park Water Main Project
November 6, 2015

Discovering the Buried History of Washington Square Park
November 5, 2015

Groundbreaking: A New Family Justice Center for Staten Island
October 5, 2015

Ribbon Cutting: Brand New Pathways for Queens Botanical Garden
October 1, 2015

Ribbon Cutting: A Revamped Rochdale Village Library Open Its Doors
September 25, 2015

Ribbon Cutting: Staten Island Museum at Snug Harbor
September 19, 2015

Ribbon Cutting: Ravenswood Universal Pre-Kindergarten
September 18, 2015

Groundbreaking: Belle Harbor
August 17, 2015

Contractors Open House
August 6, 2015

Ribbon Cutting: The High Bridge
June 9, 2015

Groundbreaking: Hunters Point Library
May 16, 2015

Groundbreaking: La Plaza de Las Americas
March 20, 2015

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2014

Groundbreaking: Bronx River House
October 30, 2014

Groundbreaking: Irish Repertory Theatre
October 5, 2014

Ribbon Cutting: Urban Post-Disaster Housing Prototype
June 10, 2014

Ribbon Cutting: Washington Square Park Comfort Station
June 10, 2014

Groundbreaking: Ocean Breeze Riding Facility
May 30, 2014

Ribbon Cutting: Hamilton Avenue Asphalt Plant
May 14, 2014

Commissioner Peña-Mora Visits the High Bridge
May 2, 2014

Ribbon Cutting: Tavern on the Green
April 24, 2014

Ribbon Cutting: Washington Heights Library
March 4, 2014

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2013

News: Installation of City Lights
December 19, 2013

Groundbreaking: Rikers Island Admissions Facility
December 18, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: Zerega Avenue EMS Station #3
December 17, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: Mariners Harbor Branch Library
December 16, 2013

Groundbreaking: A.R.T./New York Theatres
December 12, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: Weeksville Heritage Center
December 11, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: Staten Island Zoo Carousel and Leopard Exhibit
November 22, 2013

Groundbreaking: 122 Community Center
November 20, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: 121st Police Precinct
November 18, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: Queens Museum
October 30, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: City Water Tunnel No. 3
October 16, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: Greenpoint EMS Station
September 30, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: Glen Oaks Library
October 3, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: Flushing Town Hall
July 11, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: Wave Hill House
June, 19, 2013

Ribbon Cutting: Stapleton Branch Library
June 11, 2013

News: Firms Selected to Design City Public Buildings
May 2, 2013

News: Geothermal Energy Feasibility Bill Signed
April 24, 2013

Groundbreaking: Kew Gardens Hill Library
April 19, 2013

Groundbreaking: High Bridge
January 11, 2013

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2012

Ribbon Cutting: Park Slope Library
October 13, 2012

Ribbon Cutting: Staten Island Children's Museum Pavilion
June 26, 2012

Ribbon Cutting: MoMA PS1 Entry Kiosk
February 6, 2012

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2011

Ribbon Cutting: DHS PATH Family Center
May 16, 2011

Groundbreaking: Queens Museum of Art
April 12, 2011

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2010

Ribbon Cutting: St. Agnes Branch Library
February 11, 2010

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2009

Ribbon Cutting: Rescue Company 3
December 31, 2009

Groundbreaking: Queens Police Academy
December 16, 2009

Groundbreaking: Kensington Branch Library
October 23, 2009

Groundbreaking: 121st Police Precinct
October 22, 2009

Ribbon Cutting: El Museo del Barrio
October 17, 2009

Groundbreaking: Mariners Harbor Branch Library
October 8, 2009

Groundbreaking: Stapleton Branch Library
August 26, 2009

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