The EVCC is working toward historic districts and individual landmarks protections in our community. We worked with neighbors, community groups, and elected officials to save Old P.S. 64 from the wrecking ball and development as a high-rise tower. … Learn More
EVCC advocates for the increased diversity of available retail and local services available for local residents. A mixture of small businesses keeps our neighborhood livable and attractive.
We promote retail diversity through three key … Learn More
East Village/ Lower East Side Rezoning
The City Council approved the 111-block rezoning on November 19, 2008. The rezoning protects both residents and existing buildings. Where new development does occur, the rezoning provides incentives to create … Learn More
In 2013, EVCC began working with small business owners to promote and advocate for the small and independent businesses in the East Village. Using funding from NYC's Department of Small Business Services and the Manhattan Chamber of Commerce, EVCC is … Learn More
EVCC Little League
EVCC is the proud sponsor of the little leagues teams for nearly 1,000 boys and girls ages 4-18 years old in the Lower East Side and beyond.
Leagues we sponsor in whole or part:
Lower East Side Pee Wee League … Learn More
We are powered by the efforts of residents, business owners, and others who cherish the importance of the East Village's unique character. Join us!
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EVCC members sustain the year-round operations and advocacy work of the EVCC staff … Learn More