Category Archives: Battery Park City and BPCA

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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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,

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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.

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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

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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,

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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

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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.

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The BPCA PILOT fees are unconstitutional taxation without representation

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

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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

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BPC couple have dog stolen by dog walker

August 30, 2019- Man who stole BPC dog prosecuted

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Now, it is finally time to start remembering 9/11

September 11, 2019- by Steven E. Greer On September 11th, 2001, Muslim jihadists funded by Saudi Arabia, led by Osama bin Laden and his Al-Qaeda,

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The Late Reviewer: “16 Acres”: How the biggest lightning rod in the world was made

┬áSeptember 20, 2014- by Steven E. Greer “16 Acres” is an excellent documentary that describes the politics behind the rebuilding of Ground Zero, and why it has taken so long.

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Wow-factor images of the 9/11 lights

September 11, 2015- by Steven E. Greer I have taken photos of these lights for 14 years and almost forgot to do so this year.

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14-years later, the “9/11 stairs” are the center attraction of Brookfield Place

March 28, 2015- By Steven E. Greer, MD Four years ago, BP.TV worked to help stop the plans by the numbskulls of Brookfield Properties

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Footage of the Winter Garden and BPC as Twin Towers fell on 9/11

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El Vez still has the best chicken burrito anywhere

May 28, 2016- The lunch menu at the sit-down section of El Vez (not the burrito hut) has the best

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Exclusive: Senator Kirsten Gillibrand ignored complaints about a sexual predator on par with Harvey Weinstein

Update May 8, 2018- Now, Gillibrand friend Eric Schneiderman has abruptly resigned from his New York

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Violent felons selling fake Statue of Liberty tickets finally ousted from the Battery?

August 21, 2019- by Steven E. Greer BPTV has been the only source to state bluntly that the con artists in The Battery selling bogus

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Tear down the Rector Street bridge

Update December 1, 2015- The BPCA today announced that the Rector Street Bridge will indeed

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