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RIOC and RIRA Meet on Back to Back Evenings Last Week

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November 19, 2018

HEY SUSAN!

I recently learned that you don't live on Roosevelt Island. Do you think that your investment in the community is at all compromised if you don't reside within it, or do you think that this is not the case? It baffles me that the President of the RIOC would be allowed to live off the Island. Thank you for explaining why this shouldn't matter.

SUSAN: Thanks for your question. I don’t think it matters that I live off Island. I believe that in a...

November 16, 2018

Roosevelt Island’s bike ramp is coming! The ramp will offer an alternative route for cyclists to access the Roosevelt Island Bridge connecting us to Queens. Bicycle riders will no longer have to choose between sharing the steep, curvy Helix road with cars or squeezing their bikes into a Motorgate elevator.

The proposed Roosevelt Island Bike Ramp and Eastside Bike Lane Promenade project

aims to construct a bike ramp connecting bicyclists from the top of...

September 13, 2018

Get your hard hats ready! Island construction was the unofficial theme of the September 6 Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation Board of Directors meeting.

Some of the upcoming work will be funded by a one-time State payment of $23.9 million, compensation for the land that the Loop Road, which rings Cornell’s development, sits on. As part of his presentation of the 2018-2019 budget, RIOC Comptroller Muneshwar Jagdharry affirmed that the $23.9 million...

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