Breweries, Distilleries + Incubators
- The area is home to Atlas Brew Works, Jos. A. Magnus & Co. Distillery, New Columbia Distillers, One Eight Distilling, Republic Restoratives Distillery, Supreme Core Cider, Brooklyn’s Other Half Brewery (2019/20) and Union Kitchen’s food incubator.
- City Winery’s first DC location opened in Q2 2018 and includes a restaurant and bar, a 320-seat concert hall, and wine production space.
Alexander Crummell School Redevelopment
The 2.5-acre site will be redeveloped into 340 residential units, 22,000 SF of retail and 35,000 SF of industrial space (occupied by ProFish). The school will be renovated and used for community purposes (e.g. daycare center, health clinic, culinary school, and recreation).
- 158,000+ residents within a 10-minute car ride
- 70,500 average daily traffic count (New York Ave., NE)
- Detailed demographics
Hecht Warehouse at Ivy City
The historic warehouse and adjacent land were redeveloped into 350 apartments and 200,000 SF of retail space. Retailers include BicycleSPACE, Gravitas, Bikram Yoga, MOM’s grocery store, Nike, Petco, Planet Fitness, Dock FC, Ari’s Diner, La Puerta Verde, TJ Maxx, Compass Coffee (2019), and a 67,000 SF Target in 2020.
Great Streets Retail Small Business Grants
New York Avenue is a designated Great Streets corridor. As funds become available small businesses can apply for grants to cover capital improvements and certain soft costs. In 2018, up to $50,000 was awarded per location.