As the “Forgotten Borough”, Staten Island has big plans for the future. According to Eugene Flotteron owner of Cetraruddy, Staten Island is already predicted to grow by 40,000 residents by 2040. Cetraruddy, a Manhattan-based architectural Firm that has a 50-year vision for the future of Staten Island.
Imagine not having to wait in traffic every day, increased employment opportunities, and local attractions and events? Well, that’s the plan Cetra Ruddy wants for Staten Islanders! The Transportation proposal is said to be a multi-modal transportation solution, offering a west side rail line and urban gondolas that would connect you to Manhattan, Flotteron stated to Silive. 
The Great Creek Marina would be stationed on the East shore specifically for tourism and a resort like feel that would be located by Gateway National Park. The plan also includes a Cultural hub where locals can enjoy, outdoor activities such as biking, kayaking, and a concert hall.
The Tech Campus on the west shore will include “High paying technology jobs” and will evolve over the coming years. The last aspect of this vision will include the “Staten Island City” where locals can enjoy new restaurants and nightlife.
With new changes on the horizon, will you be looking at real estate on Staten Island? Whether townhouse, two family homes, condo’s or colonials suit you Martino Realty can help you!
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