's disbanding, DOT took on the role through the Lower Manhattan Borough Commissioner's Office.
With $6 million provided by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA), the LMCCC
has installed 27 traffic monitoring cameras, eight Variable Message Signs (VMS) which are solar powered, two Highway Advisory broadcast radio stations to provide real-time traffic information to drivers and 13 transponder readers and is in the process of installing 152 traffic sensors throughout Lower Manhattan.
Fraud Prevention Director Ron Calvosa chairs the LMCIT meetings and coordinates its fraud prevention efforts, which are focused toward developing best practices, strategies, and programs to prevent fraud.
Senator Daniel Squadron and other Lower Manhattan elected officials and community leaders renewed the community's call to extend the LMCCC
on December 14, sending a letter to Governor Paterson and Mayor Bloomberg highlighting the need for urgent action to extend authorization for the agency, which was set to expire on December 31.
said there has been an air pollution decrease in Lower Manhattan for several years now, thanks to the oversight, and 2010 is on track for a similar downward trend.
A team of inspectors from the LMCCC
visits every construction site, checking for:
With the help of our consulting teams, LMCCC
hosted "How to Do Business in Lower Manhattan," a conference attended by over 300 people, at the Borough of Manhattan Community College.
Instrumental in helping draft the executive orders that led to the creation of the LMCCC
, Maikish took the agency from concept to fnll functionality in his two years at the helm.
, in conjunction with the New York City Department of Transportation (CDOT), the New York Police Department (NYPD) and the New York City Department of Buildings (DOB) has developed a comprehensive Traffic Management Plan to ensure that adequate resources are made available to City agencies to formulate traffic management strategies, coordinate permit issuance, enforce traffic regulations and permit stipulations and react to incidents as effectively as possible.
The Building and Construction Trades Council (BCTC) and The Lower Manhattan Construction Command Center (LMCCC
), joined together to celebrate Flag Day by displaying American flags on the boom of 40 construction cranes south of Canal Street, from river-to river.
The map is updated weekly based on the Lower Manhattan Construction Command Center's (LMCCC
) master construction schedule.
"When we first started running our numbers we had hoped that we could just focus on Lower Manhattan, but we came to realize that the sheer demand, when coupled with some city mega-projects in the works, this is truly a regional issue," said Josh Rosenbloom, director of city operations for the Lower Manhattan Construction Command Center (LMCCC
), which overseas work on the WTC site and others downtown.