Vision 2010: NYC Comprehensive Waterfront Plan

Bridge the Gap: Connecting Manhattan and Randall’s Island – an engineering study prepared by RBA and co-sponsored by Manhattan Borough President’s Office, CIVITAS, and the Department of State Division of Coastal Resources.

East 96th Street: A Planning Study by CIVITAS and Buckhurst Fish Hutton Katz

Queensboro Bridge Area 197-a Plan – Manhattan Community Board 8′s 197-a plan to enhance public access to the waterfront around the Queensboro Bridge was adopted in 2006. Click here to download design drawings.

Rising Currents: Projects for New York’s Waterfront  – a spring 2010 MoMA exhibition

Close the Gap Competition

One Prize:  Water as the Sixth Borough Competition

Design the Edge Project

The New York Waterfront: Evolution and Building Culture of Port and Harbor
By Kevin Bone, Mary Beth Betts, Stanley Greenberg

Waterfront: A Journey Around Manhattan
By Phillip Lopate

The Art of Landscape Architecture
Edited by Alex Sanchez Vidiella

(More maps available on the GRAPHIC MATERIALS page)

• NYC Department of City Planning Waterfront Map

• NYCityMap GIS


• NYC Department of Parks & Recreation Interactive Map

• Asphalt Green

• Carl Schurz Park Conservancy

• East Side Open Space

• East River C.R.E.W.

• Harlem River Park

• Stanley Isaacs Center