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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Street Lights Update

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RIOC’s Public Safety Department recently surveyed all Roosevelt Island street lights and found two lights out at Southpoint Park (near the Four Freedoms State Park eastside entrance). All other streetlights including on all those along the Wests...

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Emergency Preparedness Meeting Sept. 20

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Do you know what to do if a weather emergency hit Roosevelt Island? Stay in place, evacuate to where, would we distribute food and water?

Be informed. Come to RIOC's Emergency Preparedness Town Hall Meeting this Thursday.

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Posted on: September 19, 2018

13th Annual Fall for Arts Festival - Oct. 6

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Exploring Your Freedom: Uniting a Nation

On Saturday, October 6, 2018, the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) will present its annual Fall for Arts Festival on Roosevelt Island.

Through the years, this celebration of creativity and the changing s...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Fall soccer league registration now open

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The autumn wind forever blows futbol fever across Roosevelt Island.

More commonly known as soccer, enthusiasm for this fall’s youth league is gusting to record levels; and today the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation released the schedule and...

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

RIOC Announces Artist-In-Residence Grant Program

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The Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) seeks to provide a grant to a New York City-based arts 501(c)(3) non-profit with the appropriate experience, qualifications, and capacity to help create and operate an Artist-In-Residence program including...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

New bike policy steers rusted bicycles off Roosevelt Island

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A new policy to rid Roosevelt Island of old, rusty bicycles chained to streetlights, street signs and public bikes racks is set to be unveiled this month, the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) said Friday.

The Unusable Bike Policy will apply to...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

RIOC Agrees to Complete Hope Memorial Project

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After signing an agreement with the Roosevelt Island Disabled Association (RIDA) earlier this summer, the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) is moving to complete the Roosevelt Island Hope Memorial Project next year.

The more than eight-year pro...

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