News 2017-09-28T18:39:54+00:00

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Riverside Rediscovered to be honored by SEPA Mujer at gala event Thursday

Riverhead Local, October 3rd, 2017 | SEPA Mujer (Services for the Advancement of Women), a nonprofit organization that looks to empower women through a wide array of programs will have its annual black-tie gala and awards event Thursday at Giorgio’s in Baiting Hollow. Riverside Rediscovered, a community-driven initiative that focuses on redeveloping the Riverside area, which is the recipient of the Partnership of the Year award.

Huntington Town OKs county study of expanding sewers

Newsday, September 24th, 2017 | The Huntington Town Board approved the next step in allowing Suffolk County to fund and conduct a feasibility and design study of extending the Southwest Sewer District into Huntington Station, an effort that officials said could boost revitalization projects.

IDA gives preliminary nod to tax breaks for bus company

Newsday, August 24th, 2017 | The Hempstead Town Industrial Development Agency voted unanimously Thursday to give preliminary approval for tax breaks to a school bus company for a multimillion-dollar training facility and garage in Hempstead Village.

New lights add flair at Gateway Plaza

Newsday, August 17th, 2017 | Gateway Plaza in Huntington Station will be bathed in festive lights through Labor Day. “This will bring people to the plaza, we’ll be able to hold community events or small gatherings where people can talk, hang out, listen to music; it’s good for businesses in the area,” said Officer Claudia Delgado, who applied for the grant. “And it looks pretty.”

The Suburbs will Save the City – and the Region

New York Daily News, July 20th, 2017 | In Westchester County, New Rochelle has launched a downtown partnership between local government and a joint venture of RXR Realty and Renaissance Downtowns. It started with an inclusive process of community engagement, in which the development team spent time listening to local hopes and fears before making proposals.

Digging into the Hamptons’ biggest projects

New York Real Estate News, July 5th, 2017 | Revitalizing mixed-use in Riverside Renaissance Downtowns, a developer also based in Plainview, is looking to revitalize Riverside, an area that many in the community felt was ignored for decades.

Recurring themes hammered home by LI real estate panel

Long Island Business News, June 13th, 2017 | The importance of economic growth and the need to retain young talent were the main topics at a state of the real estate industry event. Don Monti, CEO of Renaissance Downtowns, said he is optimistic about recent redevelopment progress in some of Long Island’s villages, but stressed that the Island leads the nation in exporting our youth. “We have to solve brain drain,” Monti said, citing places like Seattle and Denver, where millennials have been flocking to.