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Posted on: September 13, 2019

RIOC Allows Crown Castle to Resume Work September 16

ReIntroducing RIOC Your Safety

After an extensive examination of Crown Castle’s pedestrian and traffic safety plan, RIOC has decided to allow the company to resume its work on Roosevelt Island on Monday, September 16, 2019. Pedestrians and drivers should be mindful of signs pointing ou...

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Posted on: September 10, 2019

Meet Shelton Haynes, RIOC's COO

Re-Introducing RIOC - New Faces and New Places

Read about his career, his leadership style and plans for the capital program by clicking here.

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Anthony Amoroso Joins PSD as Deputy Director

Anthony Amoroso Becomes New Deputy Director of PSD

On Monday, September 9, 2019, Anthony Amoroso became the new Deputy Director of the Public Safety Department (PSD). He fills the former role once held by current PSD Acting Chief Kevin Brown. Director Amoroso is a resident of Monroe, New York, but grew up...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

New Seawall Post and Railing Project Completed

ReIntroducing RIOC Capital Projects Seawall

On Monday, September 9th, RIOC officially declared the Seawall Railing Replacement Project completed. The project, which was approved by the RIOC board back in August 2017, called for the installation of 1,658 new railings and 829 new posts. The posts tha...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Octagon Field is Still Closed

Octagon Field is Still Under Construction

Please keep in mind that although Octagon Field may be near completion, it is still a construction site. Please do not attempt to enter the area. RIOC will send out an advisory when the field is ready for use. Please report any unsafe conditions or trespa...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

RI Street Parking Meters Going Cashless

Re-Introducing RIOC - Embracing Technology

On Tuesday, September 10, 2019, all parking meters on Roosevelt Island streets will begin to be converted to a cashless system. This means parking meters will no longer be able to accept bills or coins. Only credit AND debit cards will be accepted. Origin...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

PSD Now Handles All Permits

PSD Now Handling All Permits

All RIOC permits are now being handled by the Public Safety Department (PSD). Anyone looking to apply for a permit is encouraged to begin the process by visiting the Permits page on our website: https://rioc.ny.gov/283/Permits. All permit questions should...

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

Gretchen K. Robinson Named New RIOC VP, General Counsel

Re-Introducing RIOC - New Faces and New Places (2)

(September 6, 2019 – ROOSEVELT ISLAND, NY) At its monthly board meeting on September 5th, the Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) voted to appoint Gretchen K. Robinson as Vice President and General Counsel of the Corporation.

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Posted on: September 6, 2019

RIOC Board Approves $40.8 Million

RIOC Board Approves $40.8 million Capital Program

(September 6, 2019 – Roosevelt Island, NY) The Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) Board of Directors approved an ambitious $40.8 million capital program for FY 2020-2021 at their September 5, 2019 meeting. This represents an increase ...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

RIOC's Capital Projects Tracker

Capital Projects Tracker

As part of its ongoing 'Re-Introducing RIOC' initiative, the corporation has been regularly featuring stories about its people and the various projects that play a role in RIOC's mission to serve the public. Transparency in government is one of Governor A...

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