Category Archives: – Community Board 1

Exclusive: Jeff Galloway led away in handcuffs to prison

Update September 24, 2015- Jeff Galloway was released from prison on September 18th, apparently. (more…)

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How infectious and lethal is this Coronavirus COVID-19 compared to regular “flu”?

Update March 6, 2020- South Korea is the biggest country to have large-scale coronavirus testing (more…)

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Should there be a class action lawsuit of The World v Anthony Fauci?

Update June 16, 2020- Tony Fauci is now openly admitted that he lied to the country early in the pandemic (more…)

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Joe Piscopo discusses the Wuhan virus pandemic with Steven E. Greer, MD- March 17, 2020

March 17, 2020- by Steven E. Greer, MD In this first appearance on Piscopo, I was the first in the nation to state: (more…)

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Battery Park and FiDi have the lowest coronavirus test-positive prevalence

April 5, 2020- The NYT posted a map of NYC neighborhoods, by zip code, and their test-postie prevalence (more…)

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Never fly in a helicopter

January 27, 2020- by Steven E. Greer Recently, there was a deadly tourist helicopter crash in Hawaii, killing seven, that had all of the (more…)

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New York RFP process awards Stantec construction, again

February 21, 2020- by Steven E. Greer Stantec seems to be the favored construction company of the State of New York. You can bet your (more…)

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The Clintons still control the DNC and are still flagrantly rigging the primaries

February 4, 2020- by Steven E. Greer Holy cow. The Clintons still control the DNC and are still flagrantly rigging the primaries, ala 2016. (more…)

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The reason New York streets are covered in ugly scaffolding

December 1, 2019- The Post writes: (more…)

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Disney HQ to relocate to old location of City Winery

August 7, 2019- Tribeca Citizen reports, “Plans were filed with DOB this week for Disney’s building to (more…)

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Exclusive: Gateway class-action plaintiffs’ lawyers explain the $43 Million settlement

January 8, 2020- by Steven E. Greer We asked the lawyer for the Gateway Plaza tenents class-action to explain the recent $43 Million settlement against LeFrak. (more…)

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BPC CB1 agenda for January 8, 2020

January 2, 2019- Please send us feedback on this new space in 200 Rector. (more…)

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At NYC green markets, the cash is greener than the vegetables

Update September 3- The area north of the W Hotel was opened by a ribbon cutting ceremony led by Jessica Lappin, Catherine McVay Hughes, and Margaret Chin. The green market will be a part of the new area that will … Continue reading

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CB1’s Catherine McVay Hughes to pretend she had nothing to do with Tribeca crane collapse

April 27, 2016- This is rich. Today, in a PR stunt at City Hall, CB1 Chair Catherine McVay Hughes will rally for better Downtown construction coordination, and use the recent deadly crane (more…)

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CB1 Battery Park agenda for December, 2019

12/4 Battery Park City Committee – 6:00 PM Location: Metropolitan College, 60 West Street – 1st Floor (more…)

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Homeless take over Tribeca

September 25, 2019- The TribecaCitizen covers the scourge of homeless who are sleeping in (more…)

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The new Downtown Alliance shuttle buses start today

(3,700 people have viewed this as of November 15th, 2015) Update November 15, 2015- The new bus operator and their red buses start service today. (more…)

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Poulakakos sued in federal court again: Muniz et al v. Pier A Battery Park Associates

August 9, 2019- A case was filed today against Peter and Harry Poulakakos related to unfair (more…)

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More action promised against Staten Island Ferry felons selling fake tickets to tourists

August 5, 2019- After some elected official got harassed by the Staten Island ferry, and nearby cops (more…)

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BPC curmudgeon afraid of change wants the hideous Rector Street bridge to stay up

August 8, 2019- by Steven E. Greer The Rector Street bridge was always built as a temporary remedy after the 9/11 attacks. It was hideous (more…)

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