Co-op City is home to the country’s largest cooperative housing development, a community of more than 44,000 residents. The station will also provide for connections to unique areas, such as City Island and Pelham Bay Park, home to Orchard Beach and the city’s largest park at more than three times the size of Central Park. Ensuring that the new station is integrated with the neighborhood and easy to access from surrounding communities will be critical to its success. The video below outlines the primary objectives that community members have voiced so far.
Through spring 2023, NYC Planning will review all public input collected since 2018 and develop recommendations for land use, workforce development and more to bring the community’s vision to life.
Stay tuned here for more information as it becomes available.