Village Alliance

The Village Alliance Furnishes Public Space for Summer

The Village Alliance Furnishes Public Space for Summer

The Village Alliance, on behalf of the City of New York, maintains and activates two public plazas, Astor Place and the Ruth Wittenberg Triangle.

In addition to landscaping, sanitation, the presentation of public art and a roster of free public programming the Village Alliance also maintains the furniture and information points found at both plazas.

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Village Alliance Part-Time Summer/Fall 2019 Internship Opportunity

Village Alliance Part-Time Summer/Fall 2019 Internship Opportunity

The Village Alliance is a not-for-profit organization created in 1993 to promote the economic vitality of the Greenwich Village neighborhood. The Alliance works to ensure the community’s continued growth and success by providing supplemental public safety, sanitation, economic development and marketing services, hosting community events, and investing in the maintenance, beautification and programming of public open space.

We are seeking applicants for a part-time internship (16-20 hrs/week) to work for 3-8 months beginning late May/early June 2019 through August 2019 and/or through mid-December 2019. Preference will be given to those who can work through the fall ...

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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.