Retail News

Holiday Shopping Gift Guide & Essentials

Holiday Shopping Gift Guide & Essentials

Greenwich Village is home to dozens of shops for last minute holiday essentials and gifts. Our holiday shopping guide will help you find everything you need, from the gifts of jewelry, restaurant gift certificates to balloons, flowers, food, and wine. Whatever you are looking for, we have got you covered.

Business AssistanceVillage Alliance

L Train Closure - Essential Information

L Train Closure - Essential Information

For 15 months starting in April of 2019, all MTA New York City Transit (NYCT) L train service will be suspended across the East River and within Manhattan to repair damage caused by Superstorm Sandy.

There will be significant changes to public transportation across lower Manhattan, including within the Village Alliance District. 

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Emergency Preparedness Tips for Small Business

Emergency Preparedness Tips for Small Business

From infrastructure failures, aging building systems, to natural disasters, the longevity of any business depends on being prepared for the unexpected.

In recent years several high profile incidents like the East Village gas explosion and Flatiron steam pipe explosion have tested the resiliency of businesses, small and large.