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Posted on: December 10, 2019

Assaulting a PSD Officer Is A Felony

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This past weekend, a Public Safety Department Officer was allegedly assaulted by an individual, while issuing a parking citation. That individual was subsequently arrested and charged with assault. RIOC takes these matters very seriously as assaulting a p...

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Posted on: December 4, 2019

Lighthouse Community Workshop - Complete the Survey!

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Please join us for a meeting to get your input on the scope of work that includes: extensive restoration of the stone tower facade, two windows, removal and replacement of stairs, observation platform, lantern house, and non-original lighting. In the mean...

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Posted on: December 10, 2019

Tree Lighting Photos Are Posted!

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Please visit our Facebook page to see all of the wonderful photos from this year's tree lighting event! https://www.facebook.com/RIOCNY/ 

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Posted on: December 10, 2019

Engaged Roosevelt Island: Hot Chocolate & Conversations

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Engaged Roosevelt Island is an initiative to foster environmental understanding and boost sustainable practices.

The first Engaged RI event, Getting to Zero Waste in your Daily Life, kicked off a year of planning for our community. Please join us on Decemb...

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Posted on: December 7, 2019

Thank You, Sponsors!

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Thank you to all of our local sponsors whose generosity made our tree lighting ceremony so memorable for our community. Please visit their websites to learn more about them. 

Amalgamated Bank

Bread & Butter Market

The Café at Cornell ...

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Posted on: December 9, 2019

Monthly NYCDOT Bridge Testing 12/12 and 12/19

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New York City Department of Transportation's Bridge Operations will be conducting test openings of the Roosevelt Island Bridge on Thursday, 12/12/19 and Thursday, 12/19/19 from approximately 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM. Please be advised that these test openings w...

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Posted on: December 4, 2019

We Heard You: Dog Run Update

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After listening to public feedback, RIOC staff members and our partners at Hudson-Related are reviewing alternate locations for the proposed dog run at Blackwell Park.

One space under consideration will require co-operative board approval. We are also cons...

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Posted on: December 4, 2019

Nellie Bly Town Hall A Success

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On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, Roosevelt Island residents had the opportunity to see renderings of the Nellie Bly art installation first hand. They were able to speak to Amanda Matthews and Brad Connell first hand to understand their vision of 'The Girl Pu...

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Posted on: December 2, 2019

Sportspark Pool Renovations to Begin

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Phase 1 of Sportspark’s Renovation and Modernization Project will begin early 2020 and will focus on the pool wing of the facility. Improvements include a new HVAC system, new windows, interior renovations to meet ADA code, upgrades to the pool filtration...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

Island-Wide Elevator Assessment RFP Issued

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For more information on the Island-Wide Elevator Assessment RFP, please click here.

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

PSD / New York Cares Coat Drive Begins

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NY Coat Drive Notice 11-13-19

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

Permitting for McManus Field

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Here is the chart detailing the usage of McManus Field (formerly Octagon Field) for the remainder of 2019. The Public Safety Department (PSD) already distributed this information to permit holders and to any residents who requested the information earlier...

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