Chinatown Studies and Plans

Below are a sampling of resources that preceded and helped inform the Gateways to Chinatown framework and Request for Proposals. The full 1976 “Chinatown Street Revitalization” study can be found in the New York University library system; the notes and highlights in the document provided below were not made by DOT.

City Tech Gateways to Chinatown Urban Design Studio, 2013 (PDF)
America’s Chinatown: A Community Plan, 2004
Chinatown Access and Circulation Study, 2004
Chinatown Street Revitalization, 1976


Canal Street Triangle

Grand Street at Chrystie Street

Manhattan Bridge Landing and Colonnade

Worth Street at Centre Street

Kimlau Square

Division Street under Manhattan Bridge

Pearl Street under Brooklyn Bridge


Little Italy