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Posted on: May 24, 2019

RIOC Holds Town Hall to Address Figment NYC Event Concerns

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ROOSEVELT ISLAND – (May 24, 2019) – On Thursday, May 23rd, the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) held a Town Hall with representatives from NYC Emergency Management (NYCEM), the NYPD, and Figment to review preparations and take questions from ...

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Posted on: May 20, 2019

Motorgate Garage Improvements to Begin Week of June 3rd

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ROOSEVELT ISLAND – (May 20, 2019) – As announced on April 30, 2019, a phased renovation for the Motorgate garage will be starting shortly. The improvements will address deficiencies in the space. The work will be phased to allow for th...

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Posted on: May 10, 2019

A Message From Public Safety Department Chief Jack McManus To The Roosevelt Island Community

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Hello. This is Jack McManus from your Public Safety Department (PSD). Some of you may know that I was diagnosed with a serious World Trade Center related illness approximately five (5) months ago. Due to ongoing treatments, side effects from the treatment...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

RIOC Meets With NYCEM For The Upcoming Figment NYC Festival

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ROOSEVELT ISLAND – (May 3, 2019) – Executives from the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) attended a meeting with New York City Emergency Management (NYCEM) and other city agencies yesterday to develop a safety and transport...

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Posted on: April 30, 2019

Motorgate Garage Improvements to Begin Next Month

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ROOSEVELT ISLAND – (April 30, 2019) - As part of the ongoing initiative to improve the Island’s infrastructure, a contractor was selected to complete improvements in the Motorgate garage that will address deficiencies in the space. The...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Hey Susan!

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An occasional column of questions and answers to and from RIOC President and CEO Susan Rosenthal

HEY SUSAN!

What is the latest update on the playground updates and repairs? Weren’t there plans to enlarge the playground and redo the sandbo...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Field Usage Updates For Soccer Enthusiasts While Octagon Field Is Offline

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ROOSEVELT ISLAND – (February 1, 2019) The Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation announced several new field usage policies today to provide more options for outdoor play while the Octagon Field is under renovation.

RIOC policy changes:

  • All permit...
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