Con-Ed Station on Hudson Avenue

This project will discuss the history of the Con-Ed power plant in Vinegar hill and what can possibly take it’s place. We will look what may possible be a replacement for this power plant that separates Vinegar Hill from the waterfront.

  1. History of the power plant and and why it shut down? Inkary
  2. Could a museum, Hall of Science, or park replace the power plant if it were removed? Jeferson
  3. what were the effects of the power plant and what are the possible effects/results of opening the places mentioned in the previous question? Jim
  4. Who would help finance and benefit from said institutions? Cesar

DELIVERABLES:

1) Most of the project will be presented in text

* News articles reporting on the damages caused by the non-productive power-plant

* permits handed to Con-Ed from the state of New York

2) We will be using charts/graphs to display our logistical findings

* Crime rates

-presented in pie graphs and bar graphs

* Family friendliness

* popularity of the area

* financial records of Con-ed and their relationships to institutions within the tri-state area

* Zoning graphs

3) Finally, our project will contain the images required to prove our stance

* Removal of the smoke stacks pictures

* Fire maps of the area

The list of deliverables is presented in the order of greatest quantity to the lowest quantity(top t0 bottom) within our project/paper.