92nd St. Y Considers Downtown Outpost

New York’s 92nd Street Y, a mainstay of the city’s culture and a fixture on the upper East Side, is considering a downtown branch at the site of the Wolrd Trade Center. “The Y is talking with several other organizations, including the New York City Opera, the Joyce Theater, the Tribeca Film Festival and Hunter College about sharing space in the performing arts center designated for the World Trade Center site or in other locations nearby. ‘We want to be a central part of a wheel out of which many spokes come’.”