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Slaughter House Development Site
493 Eleventh Avenue at West 40th Street
Manhattan Community Board 4 along with the NYC Economic Development Corporation (EDC) and NYC Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) are partnering in a public process that will guide the creation of the Request For Proposal (RFP) for affordable housing on the Slaughterhouse Site, 493 Eleventh Avenue (@ West 40 Street)
To read CB4's summery of the public process sent to EDC and HPD CLICK HERE
Click here to see EDC's presentation to view EDC's presentation
Click here to to read Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and Council Member Corey Johnson's Letter to EDC regarding the Slaughterhouse site.
Click here to see CB4's Affordable Housing Plan specific to the Slaughter House Site
Click here to read State Assembly Member Richard Gottfried's statement
Click here to read State Senator Adriano Espaillat's statement