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A New Vision for Staten Island’s North Shore

By the Numbers


Acres of waterfront access on the North Shore

The Staten Island North Shore Action Plan delivers on a vibrant, mixed-use community for Staten Island—the centerpiece being the long-promised, two-mile waterfront esplanade from Stapleton to Tompkinsville to St. George. The $400 million public waterfront investment will create twenty acres of continuous waterfront access.

The waterfront esplanade will create an extraordinary public amenity for Staten Islanders and visitors—on par with Brooklyn Bridge Park and Hudson River Park. It will also have a catalytic impact on private investment, fully unlocking:

By the Numbers


Square feet of new commercial space

  • Up to 600 new Department of Education K-8 school seats
  • Up to 1.3 million square feet of new commercial space
  • And thousands of new homes

NYCEDC and its partners will prioritize local job placement and career pathway opportunities in Staten Island's North Shore.

St. George Esplanade

Staten Island North Shore Action Plan

A generational investment bringing high-quality open spaces, waterfront connections, jobs, and commercial space to the Staten Island North Shore community.

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