Architectural rendering of the design for Pier 17
(SHoP Architects/Howard Hughes Corporation)
As the South Street Seaport area recovers from Sandy, the City Council holds a hearing on the development deal for Pier 17. Julie Shapiro, news editor at DNAinfo.com, talks about that deal and the New Amsterdam Market petition.
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