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... >>
Live from the Green Roof!
New York Convention Center Operating Corporation (NYCCOC) President and CEO Alan Steel has announced the creation of a live video web stream from the Javits Center’s green roof, the second largest of its kind in the United States. The... >>
New 11th Avenue Planters
The Javits Center has installed a series of concrete planters along the 11th Avenue entrances as part of an ongoing security enhancement and beautification project throughout the facility. The planters – filled with 10 types of plants... >>