Help Starrett-Lehigh start a Rooftop Garden by Donating your Used Plastic Water Bottles

In Starrett-Lehigh’s ongoing effort to create a Zero Waste Commercial Building, the property management team is implementing several initiatives which will continue to bring the topic of sustainability to forefront of conversations at 601 West 26th Street. In this sprit, the building team is in the process of creating a Starrett-Lehigh Community Garden. This Garden  … Read more

Help Starrett-Lehigh start a Rooftop Garden by Donating your Used Plastic Water Bottles

In Starrett-Lehigh’s ongoing effort to create a Zero Waste Commercial Building, the property management team is implementing several initiatives which will continue to bring the topic of sustainability to forefront of conversations at 601 West 26th Street. In this sprit, the building team is in the process of creating a Starrett-Lehigh Community Garden. This Garden  … Read more

Starrett-Lehigh to Host 3rd Annual EARTH (angel) HOUR with RXR Realty as Title Sponsor

The Starrett-Lehigh Building is thrilled to be joining forces with Earth Angel for the 3rd Annual EARTH (angel) HOUR! The event is a tribute to the World Wildlife Fund’s Earth Hour, a worldwide lights-off movement to unite people to protect the planet and raise awareness about the effects of climate change. Earth Hour was famously  … Read more

Starrett-Lehigh Wins BOMA/NY Pinnacle Award for Sustainability and Energy Conservation

RXR is pleased to announce its very own Starrett-Lehigh has won another BOMA/NY Pinnacle Award! Starrett-Lehigh was presented with the 2017 Earth Award, and honor focused exclusively on sustainability and energy conservation management practices. The Earth Award is given out once a year to the building in New York City with the best social responsibly  … Read more

Low-Waste-Week Initiative at Starrett-Lehigh Sheds Light on Goal of Zero Waste

The Starrett-Lehigh Building is committed to Zero Waste. Last year Starrett-Lehigh participated in the NYC Mayor’s Office Zero Waste Challenge, an experience that has since set in motion future goals for The Starrett-Lehigh Building. As those at Starrett-Lehigh prepare for 2017 and sort through the initiatives and programs the building management team plans to focus  … Read more

Starrett-Lehigh is on a Journey to Discover the Path to Become WELL Certified™

Join Starrett-Lehigh on an adventure over the next 2 months as we follow the BuddhaBooth® around to claim our calm. The purpose of this journey and exploration is to identify the various elements that make up WELL Certification for a commercial building. BuddhaBooth is the vehicle in which we are going to tell this story.  … Read more

The Highly Acclaimed HBO Documentary “Class Divide” 

Directed by Starrett-Lehigh tenant and long-term neighborhood resident Marc Levin of Blowback Productions, “Class Divide” tells a story about hyper gentrification and rising economic disparities in West Chelsea. Levin gives us a glimpse into the lives of people from both sides of the block, and the shared desire to reimagine what’s possible for West Chelsea.  … Read more

Starrett-Lehigh Recognized with New York Energy Consumer Council’s Energy New York Award 2016

The Starrett-Lehigh Building is a thriving community within itself. Many tenants within The Starrett-Lehigh Building have extended relationships in the West Chelsea community beyond 601 West 26th Street. The property management team’s goal is to share its initiatives with our tenants and the broader community. In this spirit the Starrett-Lehigh team is spearheading the creation of the  … Read more

Starrett-Lehigh’s Mitchell Grant Featured in ‘Positive Change’ Q&A with I Am VARG

Social Activist Mitchell Grant for Positive Change “I think speaking up and not necessarily have all the answers but to still be willing to voice your opinion, […] If it’s important to you and you’re passionate about it – you should pursue it – regardless what people say!” Mitchell being a busy man with tons  … Read more

Recycling at Starrett-Lehigh

Over the next several weeks and continuing throughout the summer the property management team at Starrett-Lehigh will be hosting a number of recycling pop-up events in the building. The purpose is to bring awareness to employees of our goal of having this building recycle 100% of its collective waste by the end of the year.  … Read more

Composting at Starrett-Lehigh

The Starrett-Lehigh Building is on a mission to be a more stainable building. In this spirit RXR Realty voluntarily enrolled in The Mayor’s Office Zero Waste Challenge. The Zero Waste Challenge is all about recycling and putting zero waste into landfills. As the property management team at Starrett-Lehigh gears up for the second half of  … Read more