Elizabeth H. Berger Plaza will become a Tribute to the Memory of the Historic Downtown NYC Area known as Little Syria

 

 

 

Groundbreaking will begin on the long-awaited Elizabeth H. Berger Plaza Park project on Friday, August 23, 2019. The project will create a new park by combining two existing plazas, rerouting traffic exiting from the Hugh L. Carey Tunnel, and removing excess roadbed along Greenwich Street, and it will celebrate the first public monument to early Arab immigrants in New York.

Follow this memorial to the poets of the Syrian Colony.

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