The Javits Center is Expanding!
On January 7, New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a $1 billion expansion of the Javits Center, including five times more meeting room space, the largest ballroom in the Northeast and a four-level truck garage that will house 20,000... >>
Javits Center Achieves LEED Silver
The Javits Center has achieved LEED Silver certification from the U.S. Green Building Council, the developers of the LEED building rating system. This certification follows the completion of a comprehensive renovation and revitalization... >>
Javits Center Wins NYS DEC Award
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo recognized the Javits Center and six other organizations at the 12th Annual New York State Environmental Excellence Awards for their state-of-the-art programs and commitment to environmental sustainability, social... >>
National Audubon Recognizes Javits Center
The National Audubon Society recently recognized the Javits Center for its work in creating a wildlife sanctuary atop its nearly 7-acre green roof. In a September 2015 op-ed in The Huffington Post, the Audubon Society’s Vice President... >>
Javits Center on CBS This Morning
CBS This Morning featured the Javits Center in a 4-minute-plus segment about our nearly 7-acre green roof, including interviews with our CEO Alan Steel, New York City Audubon’s Director of Conservation and Science Susan Elbin, Ph. D.... >>
Green Roof in Wall Street Journal
The Wall Street Journal, one of the country’s largest and most prestigious publications, featured a story on the Javits Center’s green roof in July, focusing on the evolving wildlife habitat. “I do want us to be a better member of... >>