Hunter's Point South - New neighborhood in Long Island City New York Hunter's Point South in Long Island City is a dynamic development under construction on the LIC waterfront with spectacular views of the New York skyline. Bernie Sanders held a rally at Hunter's Point South Park in Long Island City New York An estimated 3,000 people turned up at Hunters Point South Park in Long Island City On Monday, April 18, the eve of the 2016 New York democratic primary for a Bernie Sanders rally. Sanders, the presidential hopeful, made his case about income equality in the hope of garnishing more New York City votes. Sun, 17 Apr 2016 20:11 -0500 Run the Waterfront 5K at Hunters Point South Hunters Point South will be the location of the start and finish lines for the inaugural 2016 "Run The Waterfront 5K" in Long Island City, New York. The 5 km event which is scheduled to take place on Saturday 4th June 2016 is expected to attract more than 1000 runners and walkers from all over New York. Sun, 17 Apr 2016 16:51 -0500 Launch of Citi Bike in Hunters Point South on Aug 5th The much anticipated expansion of Citi Bike into areas of the city previously not served by the bike-sharing scheme will kick off tomorrow with Hunter's Point South being the first station to launch its Citi Bike docking station. According to the LIC Post the Department of Transportation is cutting the ribbon on the first Long Island City station, which is also the first in the borough of Queens. Tue, 4 Aug 2015 16:53 -0500 Citibike coming soon to Hunters Point South Citibike has announced that it will be coming soon to Hunters Point including Hunter's Point South as part of its expansion into the Long Island City neighborhood in the borough of Queens. The expansion, announced earlier today by New York mayor Bill de Blasio, Department of Transportation Commissioner, Polly Trottenberg and Motivate CEO Jay Walder, will include the establishment of 12 new stations in Queens by the end of 2015. Fri, 24 Jul 2015 13:43 -0500 Hunter's Point among 10 finalists for Floating Pool First pitched several years ago by a group of friends, the idea of a floating pool in the midst of the heavily polluted New York City waterways is moving closer towards becoming a reality for New Yorkers. Thanks to the team behind +POOL and the success of two Kickstarter campaigns, the development of the world’s first water-filtering, floating pool has just reached the next step and Hunter's point South is on the list of locations under consideration to become its future home. Tue, 21 Jul 2015 13:40 -0500 Phase 2 of Hunters Point South Park expansion set to begin What is now considered by many to be one of the most beautiful parks in New York City, is about to become even more beautiful as the City prepares to begin work on an amazing $100 million expansion of the waterfront wonder. Wed, 15 Jul 2015 12:44 -0500 Hunter's Point South to host Macy's July 4th Fireworks This 4th of July, all eyes are going to be on Hunter’s Point South as the neighborhood's newly built and priced city park will be the official staging area of Macy's 4th of July Fireworks. After years of negotiations to get the festive display back to the East River and losing the prime viewing spot to more southerly borrows last year, Long Island City today will take the lead in the showcasing of the annual fireworks extravaganza, both in offering unobstructed views of the show as well as being the staging area and "command center" for the official Macy’s event and its national broadcast. Sat, 4 Jul 2015 12:05 -0500 Hunters Point South Development welcomes first residents On 15 May, several months after more than 93,000 people submitted their applications for the affordable housing apartments on the waterfront of Long Island City, the first lucky chosen residents of the 925 units in the 32-story Hunters Point South Crossing and 37-story Hunters Point South Commons moved into the smaller building. Tue, 19 May 2015 14:17 -0500 Hunters Point South applicants invited for interviews Several online posts over the last week have indicated that applicants are already being invited to interviews for rentals at the new Hunters Point South Development in Long Island City, with at least two persons disclosing their log numbers and confirming the invites. Sun, 8 Feb 2015 22:59 -0500