In fall 2011, nonprofit group CIVITAS sponsored a contest that challenged architects and designers to transform a neglected area between FDR Drive and the East River from 60th to 125th Streets. See the top eight proposals, as well as photographs of the area throughout history.
"Reimagining the Waterfront: Manhattan's East River Esplanade"
|Venue name:||Museum of the City of New York||Contact:|
1220 Fifth Ave
|Cross street:||between 103rd and 104th Sts|
|Opening hours:||Daily 10am–6pm|
|Transport:||Subway: 6 to 103rd St|
|Price:||$10, seniors and students $6, children 12 and under free|