Two-Way Traffic Returns to 11th Avenue
The New York City Department of Transportation has restored two-way traffic to 11th Avenue in front of the Javits Center between West 34th and West 37th streets at the end of April. As a result of these new roadway markings, there are a... >>
Toy Industry Foundation Donates Record Number of Toys
In February, the Toy Industry Foundation’s (TIF) Toy Bank collected and donated nearly 200 pallets of toys and play things to local charities, following their successful event at the Javits Center. Coordinated by TIF and exhibitors of... >>
Whole Foods Coming to the West Side!
The very popular Whole Foods grocery store is coming to Manhattan’s West Side, landing in a new development near the Javits Center. The 60,000-square-foot store will serve all of the new Hudson Yards neighborhood, further demonstrating... >>
Green Roof Honored
The Javits Center’s green roof was honored at the 14th Annual Green Roof and Wall Conference in Washington, D.C. on November 14. Peter Olney, AIA, of FXFowle, the architectural firm that led the Javits Center’s renovation and green... >>
Feral Cat Program at Javits Center
A new feral cat program at the Javits Center has helped to reduce rodents on the convention center’s loading docks, providing a safer and healthier environment for employees and customers. Led by Sustainability Manager Rebecca Marshall,... >>
Javits Staff Rescues Falcon
As the Javits Center continues to evolve into a bird sanctuary, our employees certainly understand the building’s importance to the environment and are always willing to help their winged colleagues in need. Earlier this month, two... >>