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September 01, 2021
Governors Island Wins Urban Land Institute Americas Award for Excellence

Governors Island was among just 12 projects to win an Urban Land Institute Americas Award for Excellence, and now goes on to compete with projects from Europe and Asia for…

August 24, 2021
Dr. Justin Krebs Joins Offshore Wind Workforce Summit Panel

Dr. Justin Krebs was a panelist on workforce development at the Business Network for Offshore Wind’s Workforce Summit at IPF 2021, the largest offshore wind energy conference in North America….

August 23, 2021
NYC Ferry Launches St. George Route

NYC Ferry launched its new St. George route from Staten Island to Manhattan. AKRF has led environmental review and planning for NYC Ferry routes and landings since its inception, including…

August 21, 2021
FEIS Completed for 307 Kent Avenue Rezoning

The 307 Kent Avenue Rezoning in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, received a Notice of Completion for the Final Environmental Impact Statement prepared by AKRF. The nine-story, 100,000-square-foot mixed-use building designed by S9…

August 20, 2021
Environmental Assessment to Commence for New York City Central Business District Tolling Program

Federal approval was granted to the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, NYSDOT, and NYCDOT to prepare an Environmental Assessment for the Central Business District Tolling Program (aka “congestion pricing”) in New York…

August 16, 2021
BOEM Completes Environmental Review for South Fork Wind

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management completed its environmental review of Ørsted’s proposed South Fork Wind project off the New York and Rhode Island coastlines. AKRF is supporting Stantec’s work…

August 16, 2021
Website Launches for Town of Riverhead’s Comprehensive Master Plan

A new public website designed by AKRF was launched for the Town of Riverhead Comprehensive Plan Update in Suffolk County on Long Island along with a community survey. AKRF is leading…

August 15, 2021
Jeffrey Taub Authors “Expand Your Horizons With Industry Organizations”

Jeffrey Taub published “Expand Your Horizons With Industry Organizations” in the latest issue of Marketer, the national journal of the Society for Marketing Professional Services. He also joined the Marketer…