Tag: RIOC

Roosevelt Island Lighthouse Park Community Workshop

Roosevelt Island Lighthouse Park Community Workshop

A Roosevelt Island Lighthouse Park Community Workshop was announced by RIOC president Susan Rosenthal, last week. Community involvement increased recently with the state agency. Rosenthal announced the workshop at a presentation about the Nellie Bly Memorial, The Girl Puzzle by Amanda Matthews. That installation will also find a […]

Seawright Open to RIOC Residency

Seawright Open To RIOC Residency

Assembly Member Rebecca Seawright is now open to a residency requirement for RIOC’s executive, she told the Roosevelt Island Daily. She will talk with Senator José Serrano about “reintroducing” abandoned legislation. Read more: Roosevelt Island News Seawright Answers Roosevelt Island Daily Query We reported on a bill Seawright […]

Amanda Matthews Picked for Nellie Bly Monument

Amanda Matthews Picked for Nellie Bly Monument

RIOC Picks Amanda Matthews for Nellie Bly Monument “The Girl Puzzle” will be located in Lighthouse Park The Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation (RIOC) selected Amanda Matthews/Prometheus Art to construct the Nellie Bly Monument. The installation lands on the northern end of Roosevelt Island at Lighthouse Park. Recently, Lighthouse […]