Fall is just around the corner. The season begins this weekend, on September 22, so enjoy our neighborhood gardens while you still can! 

IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD

56th Annual New York Film Festival
This September, Lincoln Square is once again home to the most acclaimed cinema of the year...
Hunger Action Month
September is Food Action Month and there are several ways to get involved and learn more about helping food vulnerable New Yorkers...
The Moth Storytelling Series
Celebrated storytelling series "The Moth" is returning to Lincoln Center this October for the sixth collaboration between...
Fall Into New Lincoln Square Businesses
This fall season is bringing a few changes to our neighborhood's business scene. This month...
New Apple Products Launch This Weekend
Hitting the market on Friday, September 21, the new Apple iPhone XS and XS Max will soon be available at the Apple Store, Upper West Side location...
Con Edison Work at 64th Street
Con Edison has continued to have a major construction presence in Lincoln Square over the past six weeks in response to...

UPCOMING EVENTS






GOVERNMENT  ALERTS

Upcoming Gridlock Alert Days
Due to increased traffic volume and UN Assembly related street closures, weekdays from September 24 - October 1, 2018 are newly designated Gridlock Alert Days. DOT's Traffic Operations Division analysis revealed that the week of the UN General Debate includes the most significant driving delays. Learn more at nyc.gov/gridlockalert. Click here for transportation alternative ideas.
New Map Resources Available from the City
The City has released two helpful new mapping resources.  NYC Department of Building's Active Major Construction tool is an interactive map and dashboard that provides real-time insight into all currently active major construction sites.  NYC Department of City Planning just added a POPS (privately-owned public spaces) layer to their Capital Planning Platform .
Legislation for Benefits for 9/11 Volunteers & Workers
Governor Cuomo signed legislation on September 11, 2018 to extend the period for workers and volunteers to file a Notice of Participation for lost wage and medical benefits as a result of their involvement in the rescue, recovery and clean-up operations following September 11, 2001. The bill  extends the deadline until September 11, 2022. For more information, visit  https://www.cdc.gov/wtc/. 

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