Plus, Summer Streets return this Saturday!

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August 2, 2023


Final Flatiron Fitness Classes of the Season

Join us for our two final ‘Wellness Wednesday’ classes led by local Flatiron & NoMad studios left this season! Classes take place on the Flatiron South Plaza at 6 pm.

Register now:

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Movers & Shakers: Kayla Howard, General Manager of Equinox NoMad

Meet Kayla Howard, General Manager at Equinox NoMad. Opening today at 31 West 27th Street, the club is defined by the brand as an “expansive home for those who want it all.”

“Equinox has been an integral part of my life since joining the team in 2019 after transitioning from hotel management,” says Kayla. “I have never been surrounded by so many high-performing individuals who want to be the best version of themselves.”

Kayla discusses her journey into fitness, her role as General Manager at the new club, and what she likes most about Flatiron & NoMad.

Meet Kayla

Photo Credit: Equinox NoMad


Summer Streets are Back

NYC Summer Streets has returned! On Saturdays, August 5, 12, & 19 from 7 am – 1 pm, NYC’s streets will be open for people to play, walk, run, and bike.

Enjoy nearly eight miles of car-free streets from the Brooklyn Bridge to East Harlem including blocks of Park Avenue South through Flatiron & NoMad.

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Catch us at NYC Summer Restaurant Week

NYC Restaurant Week is on now through August 20!

Take advantage of special menus and deals at Flatiron and NoMad restaurants. Enjoy a 2-course lunch or a 3-course dinner for $30, $45, or $60. Explore menus and book a table at neighborhood spots here.

A preview of participating Flatiron & NoMad restaurants include:

Reserve Your Table

Photo Credit: New York City Tourism & Conventions


Sweet Summer Treats

Indulge in limited edition desserts this summer! Enjoy a variety of treats using seasonal ingredients from your favorite neighborhood eateries.



Photo Credit: Milk Bar


Call to Action: Outdoor Dining Program

The NYC Hospitality Alliance urges you to contact your City Council Members and tell them to vote in favor of Int.31-C, the permanent outdoor dining bill.

Email your City Council Member by sending a pre-drafted message in support of this bill, here.

Support the Bill

Photo Credit: La Pecora Bianca


DSNY Announcement: Food-Related Businesses Must Containerize Waste

The NYC Department of Sanitation (DSNY) is implementing a new rule to send rats packing. As of August 1st, all food-related businesses in NYC must use rigid containers with secure lids when setting out trash for collection.

Per recent setout rules, businesses that place waste on the curb have two options:

  • Place waste at the curb one hour before closing or after 8:00 PM

DSNY is hosting a series of one-hour information sessions through August 28th. Please register for sessions in advance by clicking here.

Make sure you’re in compliance by clicking through to the DSNY website for complete rule details.

More Info

Photo Credit: NYC Department of Sanitation (DSNY)


Things to Do This Week in Flatiron & NoMad

Check out these upcoming neighborhood events:

Local Events



Quick hits on community info, resources, & happenings

LinkNYC: LinkNYC is a communications network in place of NYC pay phones with digital kiosks. LinkNYC is an effective marketing tool for small business owners. For more information, please visit here.

DSNY Skip the Stuff Notice: As of July 31, NYC food service establishments providing take-out or delivery may not provide utensils, condiment packets, napkins, or extra plates unless requested by the customer. For more information, please visit here.

EDC Announces Manhattan Commercial Revitalization: NYCEDC has announced a program to help building owners adapt their properties as the commercial office market evolves in the wake of COVID-19. For more information, including eligibility requirements, please visit EDC’s webpage.

Get Key Area Updates via Text: We have launched a text message alert system to provide business and property owners the latest information and updates in Flatiron & NoMad. Sign up by texting INFO23 to (844) 762-0837 or fill out our Google Form here.

Neighborhood Activations

  • Anthropologie: Friday, August 4th – Saturday, August 5th on Flatiron North Plaza.
  • Summer Streets: Saturdays, August 5th, 12th & 19th from 7 am – 1 pm.

Neighborhood Guides


Photo of the Week


Summer walks with iconic views via @img.man


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