Community Alert System

Commitment Title

Community Alert System


Columbia University provides information to the residents and property owners in the Project Site regarding construction activities prior to their commencement.

Columbia's Implementation Plan

The most recent Implementation Plan Report submitted to Empire State Development, along with evidence of compliance, is available below:

Implementation Plan Report - Community Alert System

1. Link to subscribe to notifications about contruction issues and copies of construction schedules, safety and mitigation notices

2. Construction hotline phone number (212-854-2222)

3. Annual report

How to Access

For email updates regarding construction activities, users can subscribe to Columbia University's construction activity alert system. Notices regarding construction activity for the Project are available online and in hard copy at the Columbia Employment Information Center.  Subscribers are alerted of construction activity through the issuance of:

  • Two-week notices called Manhattanville in West Harlem Campus Plan: Construction Activities for the Next Two Weeks, which can be found at:
  • Monthly newsletters called Growing Together: Monthly Newsletter for Columbia University's Manhattanville in West Harlem Development

A 24-hour construction hotline (212-854-2222) is also available for questions regarding construction activities.