We love Pier 40, use it every day, and know that you do too!

It is up to us to:


What is happening now? 

There is a proposal to sell one third of Pier 40’s air rights which, if approved, would generate funds to do vital repair work to Pier 40. Learn more about the proposal here.

What can I do?

There will be public hearings in April about the proposal to transfer Hudson River Park air rights to pay for Pier 40 repairs.  You should go! We will use this page to give you updates, and the opportunity to share your opinion with the decision makers.

Who are the Pier 40 Champions?

Pier 40 Champions is an initiative created by youth sports organizations that use Pier 40.

What are the goals of the Pier 40 Champions? 

To sustain Pier 40 and grow athletic field space.

What is your position on the air rights transfer involving Pier 40? 

We will support the transfer of air rights IF the final proposal supports the goals of Pier 40 Champions.

Have more questions?  Check out our FAQ.

Pier 40 In the News

De Blasio Administration, City Council Member Corey Johnson and Hudson River Park Trust Announce Plan to Save Deteriorating Pier 40 and Create Affordable Housing for Working Families and Seniors

Pier  40 to Be Saved Under Plan to Build 1,500 Apartments in West Village

Hudson River Park’s Pier 40 needs $104M rehab, report says

City, Hudson River Park Trust Strike $100M Air Rights Deal for Pier 40

St. John’s Terminal Redevelopment Gets First Renderings




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