Web Sites and Links
Clinton Acts to Protect Part of Governors IslandNew York Times news report on the designation of national monuments on the island, including a brief recent history of plans for the island. Free registration required.
Governors IslandInformation, map, photographs, and a development proposal, from the Regional Plan Association.
Governors IslandWikipedia encyclopedia article.
Tribute to Governors IslandPersonal and historical narrative from the wife of a Coast Guardsman who was stationed at Governors Island.
VAI: Governors IslandExhibit notes and winners from the 1996 Van Alen Fellowship in Public Architecture, where entries were proposals for the future of the island.
What Should We Do With Governors Island?Proposals and discussion.