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July 26, 2023


Final Flatiron Fitness Classes of the Season

Join us for our 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:


Please note, tonight’s Equinox NoMad Pilates class is currently waitlisted.

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Cool Down with a Summer Cocktail

Enjoy the summer sun with a refreshing cocktail in hand! Find your new favorite cocktail of the season at local bars and restaurants.


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Photo Credit: Apotheke NoMad


Local Economy Stabilizes & Broadway Transforms in NoMad (Q2 Economic Report)

Check out our 2nd Quarter Market Report to learn why Flatiron and NoMad remain ahead of the recovery curve due to their mix of uses and experiences.

Read about the transformation of Broadway (25th – 32nd Street) via DOT’s Broadway Vision program and how the new streetscape is positively impacting the local economy in NoMad, making it a NYC hotspot for dining and hospitality.

Other Q2 report highlights:

  • Dozens of new businesses have opened since 2022 with vacancies below 10%
  • Residential population has grown 7-10% since 2019
  • Five new hotels opened since 2022
See the Full Report

Questions? Please contact Nicole Mandel, Economic Development & Research Manager, at nmandel@flatironnomad.nyc


NYC Summer Restaurant Week is Here!

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


Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth with Summer treats

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



Photo Credit: Bear Donut


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. Starting 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)


National Night Out

Enjoy barbecue, fun, and music at National Night Out on Tuesday, August 1 from 5 – 8 pm at Augustus St. Gaudens Playground (328 Second Avenue).

The local NYPD 13th Precinct holds this free community event annually to help raise awareness about crime and public safety.

Community Event


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: Beginning 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

  • IKEA: Sunday, July 30th – Monday, July 31st on Flatiron North Plaza.


Street Closures

  • West 28th Street between Sixth and Seventh Avenue will be closed from 5 am to 1 pm on Sunday, July 30th for building inspections.
  • East 26th Street between Park Avenue and Madison Avenue will be closed from 5 am to 3 pm on Saturday, July 29th and Sunday, July 30th to facilitate crane operations.


Neighborhood Guides


Photo of the Week


Admiring our summer planters via @nknysnaps


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