Revisiting The Marketplace of the Future – Climate Week 2018

Climate Week NYC 2018 is typically a platform for CEOs, government officials, and investors from around the world to address issues that shape markets and create policies to make climate action a reality. The foundation of Climate Week is to continue the conversation resulting from the Global Climate Action Summit that takes place earlier in  … Read more

Closing The “Class Divide”

Last week, in front of over 120 engaged, energetic, and incredible people, three stories wrapped themselves together to start something new. It is not quite clear yet what this new story will become, but you can help write it. This first story is about a few members of the Centre for Social Innovation and residents of the  … Read more

GreenHomeNYC Tours Starrett-Lehigh’s Rooftop Garden

As many of you are aware by now, The Starrett-Lehigh Building is a community-focused commercial real estate building which recognizes the importance of being an energy efficient building. In this spirit, the building management team is experimenting and learning about community supported agriculture and rooftop gardening to compliment the building’s sustainability goals and socially responsible,  … Read more

Check Out the BuddhaBooth Newsletter

The Starrett-Lehigh Management Team is constantly exploring new ways to help its tenants be more productive and create the right balance in the work place. Corporate Wellness Programs have been around for a long time; as a landlord, Starrett-Lehigh sees value in supporting companies and employees from a whole building perspective. One way is creating  … Read more

Donate Your Old Clothes to Re-fashioNYC at Starrett-Lehigh!

Starrett-Lehigh is proud to announce it’s newest “Zero Waste” initiative: partnering with re-fashioNYC! Did you know that every year NYC residents throw out approximately 200,000 tons of clothing, towels, blankets, curtains, shoes, handbags, belts, and other textiles and apparel? re-fashioNYC, a collaboration between the NYC Department of Sanitation and Housing Works, redirects these items towards  … Read more

Starrett-Lehigh Partners with AHRC and SHREDability

Until June 22, AHRC, NYC’s secured document shredding company, SHREDability, is promoting an eco-friendly initiative at The Starrett-Lehigh Building. In partnership with AHRC and SHREDability, Starrett-Lehigh is offering FREE Regular and Confidential document shredding services for all tenants at Starrett-Lehigh. When: May 18 to June 22, 2017 File drop off location: Starrett-Lehigh lobby *Containers will also be located sporadically around  … Read more

Before the Flood, Community Screening and Eco-Fair at Starrett-Lehigh

Starrett-Lehigh and Centre for Social Innovation are hosting a community screening of Before the Flood on April 20th at 6pm, in an effort to initiate a culture of forward-thinking sustainability throughout the building. Who is invited: Building tenants, students, general public, all interested in climate change What is happening: A film screening of the documentary Before the  … 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