125th Street Business Improvement District

Development Happenings

NYCEDC Streetscape Improvement Project

The days are shorter and the temperatures are dropping, and work continues on the West 125th Street Streetscape project. The water main installation is continuing along Broadway from West 129th to Tiemann Place. A new curb is being installed for the new pedestrian plaza on the northwest corner of West 125th Street and 12th Avenue, in front of Fairway's office building.

Low-Income Residents Grateful to Find a Home at New Sugar Hill Complex in Harlem

A new low-income apartment complex in Harlem combines public and private funding, innovative design and, according to its developers, a new level of respect for tenants. Read More


What's New!

Get On Up to James Brown Way

A Harlem street received its new name, James Brown Way, in honor of the "Godfather of Soul," James Brown. The 126th Street between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. and Frederick Douglass will now carry on his legacy. James Brown's performances at the Apollo Theater were pivotal to his rise to fame. Read More

New York City Food Warriors Explore the Sweet Eats of Harlem's 125th Street

The "Internets Celebrities" - Dallas Penn, Rafi Kam, and director Casimir Nozkowski - explore the culinary delights of 125th Street in New York City, where Old Harlem meets New Harlem. See Video
125th Street
Recording Area: 125th Street South West Corner of Frederick Douglass Blvd.
Week of November 17 - November 22
78,649 total visitors this week
+49.8% change from same week in the previous year.


Weekly Performance


     The total customer count for the Week beginning 17-NOV-2014 changed by 26,152 from the previous week. Total count for portfolio as a whole changed 3.42%. The highest hourly customer count for the Week beginning 17-NOV-2014 were achieved on Saturday at 2pm.  


Happy Thanksgiving

The 125th Street B.I.D. 
Would like to wish everyone
 a Happy Thanksgiving!

Autograph Signing


Hip Hop Artist, Rick Ross, will be signing autographs at Jimmy Jazz today at 5 PM!
 (239 West 125th Street)

125th Street
Stop, Shop,

 Blink Fitness
301 W 125th Street

210 W 125th Street

Carol's Daughter
34 W 125th Street


Nov. 24 - Nov. 30  

Museum Store Trunk Show Series

Nov. 24th - 30th 

12:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Harlem Friday After Work Salsa

Nov. 26th  
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Nov. 27th  
6:00 pm - 9:30 pm

One Love - A Bob Marley Tribute Concert

Nov. 29th  

8:00 pm & 11:00 pm   

Melba's 125th Weekly Gospel Brunch

Nov. 30th  
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

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