Plus, Poster House Block Party this Saturday!

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August 3, 2022


New Neighbor: Blank Street Coffee

We’re pleased to welcome the newest location of Blank Street Coffee to the neighborhood at 298 Fifth Avenue.

“We’re thrilled to expand our presence in Flatiron/NoMad, a neighborhood that caters to both business and leisure with its diverse range of restaurants, shops, office buildings, landmarks, parks, and attractions,” says Liz Henry, Blank Street’s Real Estate Growth Manager.

Enjoy Blank Street for your next morning coffee run! Blank Street Coffee is open daily from 8 am – 4 pm.

Meet Blank Street Coffee

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Movers & Shakers: John Meadow, Founder of LDV Hospitality

Meet John Meadow, Founder and President of LDV Hospitality. LDV’s Signature Brands are vast and include the modern Italian restaurant Scarpetta at 88 Madison Avenue.

John discusses his journey into a career in hospitality, his company’s mission, and Scarpetta’s involvement in the Green Dining Destination and NYC Restaurant Week programs.

Meet John

Photo Credit: John Meadow


Final Flatiron Fitness Classes of the Season

There are just two fitness classes left this season – get in while you can! Join us for ‘Wellness Wednesday’ classes offered in partnership with Whole Foods Market. Classes take place on the Flatiron South Plaza at 6 pm.

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Poster House Block Party

Poster House is hosting their first-ever block party this Saturday, August 6 from 12 – 5pm.

Stop by the Flatiron North Plaza this Saturday for some family fun. We’ll be offering activities including coloring sheets, tabletop games, and life-sized Connect 4!

Additional activities will feature neighborhood partners Center for Book Arts, Fotografiska, MoMath, Simons Foundation, and Madison Square Park Conservancy.


Photo Credit: Poster House


Summer Streets

Summer Streets is back! On Saturdays, August 6, 13, & 20 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 and NoMad.

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Photo Credit: NYC Department of Transportation


NYC Summer Restaurant Week

NYC Restaurant Week is on through August 21!

Explore a prix fixe lunch or dinner from $30, $45, or $60. Form your menu strategy and book a table at district eateries here.

A preview of participating Flatiron & NoMad restaurants include:

Restaurant Week

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July News Roundup

News highlights include restaurant openings and announcements, new office tenants, and hotel construction progress. Stay in-the-know with the latest Flatiron & NoMad News.

Neighborhood News

Photo Credit: The Ritz-Carlton New York NoMad



Quick hits on community info, resources, & happenings

Food Service Businesses: NYC Commercial Organics Requirements began on July 31. By law, staff-handled organic waste must be source separated for collection. For more information, visit here.

Business Owners: Take advantage of free small business consulting from Harvard Business School alumni.

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