125th Street

Tue, Oct 5, 2010, 3:17am
After closing last April, the popular Cuban restaurant Floridita will reopen in a new location on 125th Street.
Mon, Dec 7, 2009, 4:08am
Ripe with fresh new chain stores amid several persistent historic structures, 125th Street is undergoing a major transition.
Wed, Nov 5, 2008, 7:10pm
In Tuesday night’s chorus of thousands of jubilant “yes-we-cans” that emanated from the spontaneously gathered masses on 125th Street, we saw not only the joy that a redemptive political moment can inspire, but also a glimpse of what a mobilized American population looks like.
Mon, Apr 28, 2008, 2:35am
Voices Of The Everyday People, a community-based advocacy organization, plans to file a lawsuit Monday challenging the Department of City Planning’s 125th Street rezoning proposal, the organization announced at a meeting Saturday afternoon.
Mon, Mar 31, 2008, 3:04am
Racial and religious tensions took the forefront at Saturday’s Coalition to Save Harlem meeting, where community members protested the 125th Street rezoning proposal to a tense crowd.
Tue, Mar 11, 2008, 9:12pm
So the Department of City Planning has a planning problem. It needs to come up with a zoning change that will allow the real-estate industry to score big on 125th Street, Harlem, U.S.A. and simultaneously appear as benign, even artsy-driven, dialoguers.
Tue, Mar 11, 2008, 3:56am
The City Planning Commission voted to approve its plan to transform the face of 125th Street Monday, while local Harlem activists vowed to continue fighting against the city’s vision.
Mon, Feb 18, 2008, 3:03am
A new development rising into the West Harlem skyline is also raising the tempers of surrounding residents.
Thu, Dec 6, 2007, 2:29am
The Harlem Restoration Project’s small office may be easy to miss on one of West Harlem’s busiest streets, Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard, but the work that goes on inside has had a huge impact on the lives of those the organization was built to serve.
Thu, Nov 15, 2007, 4:13am
Before a raucous, frequently hostile crowd, the Department of City Planning presented its proposal to rezone 125th Street at a Community Board 10 public hearing Wednesday night.

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