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Community groups have been pressing the de Blasio administration to initiate a rezoning of both Chinatown and the Lower East Side based on their vision. In September, the de Blasio administration announced it would launch a planning process that could lead to a rezoning of just Chinatown.

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Next NYCHA Infill Site To Add More Units to Two Bridges Neighborhood

The Lower East Side waterfront, already grappling with five proposed luxury towers, will now also get a mixed-income development on public housing land.

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Read our ZoneIn Newsletter on Two Bridges Development and the LES Rezoning Debate

Info in English, Spanish and simplified and traditional Chinese.

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Growth Fears Fuel Effort to Protect Chinatown. Now, Where Exactly is Chinatown?

Local representatives are beginning the long-awaited move to define just what area of lower Manhattan might be covered by a “Chinatown” rezoning that the de Blasio administration has said it will initiate.

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Huge Waterfront Towers Frame Debate Over LES Rezoning

After years of pushing for a comprehensive rezoning, community leaders are waiting to see the city’s outline for a smaller ‘Chinatown Core’ study as a separate public-review process begins for a row of skyscrapers in Two Bridges.

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