Upcoming Events


Join Placeful, the office of NYC Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, the office of Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, Manhattan Community Board 11, the New York Academy of Medicine and El Museo del Barrio onSATURDAY, JANUARY 21st to have a say in the future of the La Marqueta public market and thePark Avenue Commercial Corridor. We’ll be reporting back on the recent workshops, seeking additional feedback, and exhibiting architectural renderings for the implementation of your recommendations. 

Located in the heart of East Harlem, La Marqueta and the Park Avenue Commercial Corridor are cultural and historic landmarks of our community. The workshops will explore how reinvesting in the Market and the commercial corridor can implement recommendations of the community across multiple policy areas – including food equity, arts & culture, health, workforce training, and economic development.

Where & When:

El Museo del Barrio’s El Cafe
Saturday, January 21st, 12.00 – 2.00pm
1230 5th Avenue, NYC, NY 10029
btw 104th – 105th street


Help the project understand more about your needs, those of your business, and your community by completing one or both of the following surveys (all entries are anonymous):
East Harlem Consumer Survey click here
East Harlem Small Business and Organization Survey click here
The Hispanic Federation
James Weldon Johnson Residents Association
NYC Department of Youth and Community Development
Stanley M. Isaacs Neighborhood Center
New Harlem East Merchants Association
Acacia Network
Landmark East Harlem

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