Latest News on Our Campaigns

  • Old PS 64 ūüíĆ Rally & Press Conference – Tuesday, 2/14, 2pm Join elected officials, community organizations and activists¬†to ask Mayor de Blasio to be our Valentine and give us back our Community Center former CHARAS El Bohio, P.S. 64 at 605 East 9th Street! Artists, dancers, actors, musicians, residents, community not-for-profit orgs. & service providers. Come as your favorite cultural or community resource, or come as you ... Read More
  • 432 E. 14th St. TOWER – 1/24 OPPOSE Variance Application! 432 E. 14th… TOWER? NO Taller than Zoning Allows! Tuesday Jan. 24th at 1pm – Testify at the BSA Hearing! The¬†developers of¬†432 E.14th Street¬†have applied to The Board of Standards and Appeals¬†for variance¬†to build higher than our zoning allows — 50% (four floors) higher! Left: Former Peter Stuyvesant Post Office. Center: Height allowed¬†(8 stories). Right: Height requested 12 stories). Compare ... Read More
  • Old P.S. 64/CHARAS Community Meeting – Wednesday, Jan. 18, 2017 Join neighbors, community organizations and elected officials for an update on recent developments ¬†at¬†Old P.S. 64/CHARAS. A¬†Community Meeting will be held at Loisaida, Inc, 710 East 9th Street on Wednesday, ¬†January 18th at 6:30pm. ¬†You cans also help by emailing the mayor and inviting others! See links below. Stand with your neighbors and community partners, again, ... Read More
  • The 2017 Get Local! Guide is here! ¬† ¬† ¬† The 2017 Get Local! Guide¬†has arrived. ¬† ¬† ¬†¬†Email¬†or call 212-979-2344 ¬† ¬† ¬† to schedule a delivery or pick up. Read More
  • End of 2015 Gratitude and Appeal from EVCC   Support EVCC in 2016 View this email in your browser ¬† ¬† ¬†¬† Dear Neighbors, Thank you for your support in preserving the East Village! ¬† 2015 tested our neighborhood on many fronts. You stood firm with us, again, to protect our unique buildings and local businesses from disaster and developers. We are grateful for your courage and commitment and ... Read More
  • Get Local! Guide to East Village Shops – Get Yours Today! The East Village Community Coalition publishes our free Get Local! Guide to East Village Shops each year. The updated 9th Edition — with over 500 sh0ps listed — is available now! Email¬† (or leave a message 212-9792-2344) to get your guides today! Spending your money locally helps small businesses thrive in the East Village. Local shopping also: – ... Read More
  • It’s Time To Reserve Your Spot In The 2015 Get Local! Guide OUR NOT-FOR-PROFIT GUIDE PROMOTES LOCAL SMALL BUSINESS We list 500+ businesses located in the East Village for free. We educate consumers by encouraging them to shop locally instead of in chains and franchises, ¬†and to use local community services. The 9th Edition of the Get Local! Guide hits the East Village this Fall! We print 10,000 copies. We will distribute ... Read More
  • LAUNCH: Get Local Guide Digital Map Now view the¬†Get Local! Guide to East Village Shops through our interactive map! Get Local Map Read More
  • 7/14: #EastVillageLoves Launch Party A very special launch of our #EastVillageLoves campaign, designed to encourage locals and tourists alike to shop small, independent businesses, particularly those affected by the March explosion on the corner of 2nd Ave. and 7th St. Jimmy’s No. 43 43 East 7th St (2nd & 3rd Ave) Tuesday, July 14, 7-9PM Neighbors. Networking. Support for locals, by locals. First round ... Read More
  • 6/24: Preserving Local, Independent Retail Roundtable In June 2015 the East Village Community Coalition released Preserving Local, Independent Retail: Recommendations for Formula Retail Zoning in the East Village, an analysis of the the growing presence of chain stores in the lower Manhattan neighborhood. These stores are changing the landscape of the neighborhood by altering the shopping choices from independent to mass-market ... Read More

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