River Plaza is an investment in the East Harlem community and will be a
catalyst for further economic development. The project created
approximately 2,000 construction jobs and is expected to create 1,200
to 2,000 new, permanent retail jobs. East River Plaza is the first
retail power center in Manhattan and is home to Costco, Target, Best
Buy, Marshalls, Old Navy, PetSmart, Bob’s Discount Furniture, and many
others. The center
is attached to a 1,248 car parking garage.