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May 1, 2024


Portal: Where New York Meets Dublin

Flatiron NoMad Partnership in collaboration with with the New York City Department of Transportation’s Art Program (NYC DOT Art) and the Simons Foundation are thrilled to announce “The Portal,” a groundbreaking public technology sculpture that will form a visual bridge between New York City and Dublin, Ireland, launching next Wednesday, May 8th.

Portal in New York City will be installed on the Flatiron South Plaza, next to the Flatiron Building. In Dublin, Portal will be installed facing the capital’s main street, O’Connell Street and will capture both Dublin’s famous GPO building and the Spire together.

Learn more about Portal.

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Get to Know: True Barbers

Meet True Barbers, a locally-owned, community-focused barbershop established in 2004. Located at 17 East 21st Street, True Barbers offers a range of grooming services in a welcoming environment.

“What True Barbers loves most about being in Flatiron & NoMad is the vibrant energy and diverse community,” says Eddie, Founder of True Barbers. “We thrive on the bustling streets and the unique mix of businesses and residents that make this neighborhood special.”

True Barbers is open Monday through Friday from 9 am – 7 pm and Saturday from 9 am – 4 pm.

Meet True Barbers

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You’re Invited! Cheers to Flatiron NoMad

We’re throwing a party and you’re invited!

Join us on Tuesday, May 14th from 6 – 8 pm to celebrate the iconic destinations of Flatiron & NoMad at NeueHouse Penthouse.

This year’s event includes a special retirement tribute to our long-time VP of Field Operations Scott Kimmins.

Enjoy drinks, passed hors d’oeuvres, and pop-up experiences.

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Flatiron & NoMad is the Heartbeat of New York City

We want to hear from you! Share your positive stories and experiences in Flatiron & NoMad.

Email us your very own beauty shots and videos of the neighborhood for a chance to be featured on our social channels @FlatironNY.

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Treat Mom to a Special Meal

Celebrate Mother’s Day on Sunday, May 12th with a special meal in the neighborhood! Enjoy a festive brunch or dinner at one of these local favorites.


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Surprise Mom with a Local Gift

Find the perfect gifts for mom, moms-to-be, grandmothers, and special figures in your life! Our Mother’s Day gift guide highlights local options from apparel, skincare, flowers, and treats.

Thoughtful ideas:

Gift Inspo

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Things to Do in Flatiron & NoMad

Check out these upcoming neighborhood events:

Local Events



Quick hits on community info, resources, & happenings

Midtown South Mixed-Use Plan: The NYC Department of Planning invites the public to learn more about the MSMX Plan by speaking directly with city planners and using their digital engagement tools to help understand the strengths, challenges, and opportunities for growth in Midtown South.

Dining Out NYC: Eligible food establishments are now welcome to apply for New York City’s permanent outdoor dining program, Dining Out NYC. Learn more and apply here.

NYC Small Business Month Expo: The NYC Department of Small Business Services (SBS) is celebrating NYC Small Business Month this May. Join the first-ever NYC Small Business Month Expo on Wednesday, May 29th from
9 am – 3 pm at Pier 36.

Neighborhood Activations:

  • Five Boro Bike Tour: Sunday, May 5th from 7 am – 12 pm along Sixth Avenue through Flatiron & NoMad.


Street Closures:

  • East 26th Street between Park Avenue South and Lexington Avenue will be closed from 7 am to 1 pm Saturday and Sunday through May 12th for building inspection from boom truck.


ConEdison Work Notice:

  • ConEdison will be doing gas upgrade work on Fifth Avenue between 26th and 27th Streets on Saturdays from 8 am – 6 pm and Sundays from 9 am – 6 pm through August 30th.


Neighborhood Guides


Photo of the Week


Spring skies in the neighborhood via @i_am_stefan


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