Category Archives: — Neighborhoods

West Side Highway speed limit lowered to 30 mph

October 11, 2019- The West Side Highway speed limit has been lowered to 30 from 35-mph.

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Say goodbye to this neighborhood: Upper West Tribeca

Update October 11, 2019- This project at 465 Greenwich Street became a stalled one under bankruptcy.

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Greer’s Critter Cam: Hungry savages

October 20, 2019

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The History of BPC by Ed Koch

(5000 people have viewed this as of July, 2017) We had the chance to interview Mr. Koch a few years ago. Ed Koch, former Mayor of New York City and former U.S. Congressman,

Posted in - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA | 1 Comment

Exclusive tour of the Four Seasons at 30 Park Place

(4,200 people have viewed this as of May 21, 2016) Update May 21, 2016- With this building close to opening, it is a good time to re-post it.

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Homeless take over Tribeca

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

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Sopranos Stories with Steve Schirripa

January 10, 2019- The Sopranos are all over the news as the “Prequel” movie has been announced.

Posted in Battery Park City and BPCA, Featured Residents, Film Theater and TV, Restaurants, Reviews | 2 Comments

Rare images of the Goldman Sachs building construction

December 28, 2018- by Steven E. Greer

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Actor Steve Schirripa discusses BPC and his line of spaghetti sauces

October 19, 2014- by Steven E. Greer

Posted in Battery Park City and BPCA, Film Theater and TV, Food Essays, Groceries, Italian, Movie Review Essays | 1 Comment

Robert De Niro is an idiot and they should stop calling it the “Tribeca” Film Festival

Update August 8, 2019- The Murdochs bought the Tribeca Film Festival. Recall, they had already sold most

Posted in - Read Between the Lines, Child care, Doctors, Dentists, Film Theater and TV, Gripes, Op-Ed, Political Essays, Propaganda, Hollywood, and News Essays, TriBeCa | 1 Comment

Review: Maison Kayser bakery in Tribeca

(3,400 people have read this as of September 30th, 2019) Update September 30, 2019- This place finally shut down two-years after TribecaCiti

Posted in Bakery, French, Reviews, TriBeCa | 4 Comments

New Song: “My only friends are a bunch of mangy rabid raccoons”

September 30, 2019- by Steven E. Greer

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41 River Terrace music executive accused of rape

September 18, 2019- In the news is a music executive who lives in the 41 River Terrace building, arrested for rape. This is a bizarre case. He went next door, knowing a female neighbor did not locker her door,

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA | 1 Comment

RSVP: Raccoon plus three

September 25, 2019 This feels like a scene out of the Hobbit where pesky guests show up to Bilbo’s house and ransack his

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Convicted murderer hired by ferry boat company to sell bogus tickets arrested for shooting in The Battery

Update September 12, 2019- This Democrat voter-base poster child is now a convicted felon

Posted in - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, - Real estate, Battery Park City and BPCA, Guns, The Battery | 3 Comments

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.

Posted in - Community Board 1, Battery Park City and BPCA, Gripes | 16 Comments

The BPCA PILOT fees are unconstitutional taxation without representation

Update December 20, 2017- Governor Cuomo finally, reluctantly, signed the bill to supposedly

Posted in - City government, - Downtown oversight, - Federal government, - Politics, - Real estate, - State Government, Battery Park City and BPCA, Lawyers, Op-Ed, Political Essays | 3 Comments

Downtown Connection Bus to skip stops along The Battery to dodge violent felons

Update June 2, 2019- For the second year, the bus is forced to skip stops anywhere near the Battery

Posted in - City government, - Downtown oversight, - NYPD First Precinct, Battery Park City and BPCA, Crime, Financial District, The Battery | 1 Comment

BPC couple have dog stolen by dog walker

August 30, 2019- Man who stole BPC dog prosecuted

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New Pharmacy: Tribeca Apothecary

September 2, 2019- by Steven E. Greer, MD Large pharmacy chains like

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