We are the Hudson Square Connection.

We’re a Business Improvement District

We are completing the neighborhood’s transformation into a major creative hub, home to more than 50,000 people working in advertising, design, media, communications and other creative businesses.We provide traffic management and placemaking programs, building a connected community in a forward-thinking Manhattan neighborhood. read more

Park on Spring + Sixth

Hudson Square is New York's Creative District

Once home to the city’s printing industry, Hudson Square today is home to a dynamic community of media and production professionals, fashion designers, architects, and entrepreneurs housed in its loft-style art deco buildings. read more

Westville on Hudson Street

Hudson Square is the place to be

Already underway is a $27 million beautfication plan, Hudson Square Is Now. By implementing these initiatives, we will improve traffic flow, create open spaces, bring green to our streets and make Hudson Square a place for people (not just cars!). read more

Corner of Varick and Spring Street

Plug in your phone, unplug your mind!

We’ve added solar-powered cell phone charging stations to Freeman Plaza East and West, so you can take your #DigitalSiesta and get a charge too! read more

July 2016 Retail Opportunities Map

Interested in doing business in Hudson Square? Take a look at our most current retail opportunities map, updated monthly. Learn more.

"People in Hudson Square are leveraging technology to redefine what it means to be creative.”
Ellen Baer


This summer, come to Freeman Plaza East during your Wednesday lunch for some good music and a chance to relax. Read more