NYC’s Newest Civic Hall Facility Opens in Union Square

New York City’s new 85,000-square-foot tech and digital training hub recently opened its doors within Union Square’s Zero Irving building located at 124 East 14th Street. Managed by Fedcap, the Civic Hall facility that spreads across seven floors within the 21-story building is positioned to enhance the city’s “technology sector by providing skill-building and educational opportunities to diverse and underserved communities.” Supported by tenants and training providers, including LaGuardia Community College and The Data School New York, many among the range of tech training programs will be offered at affordable rates or at no cost. During the facility’s inaugural year, approximately 750 individuals are anticipated to take part in the comprehensive training programs” with the goal of creating an inclusive pipeline for sustainable, family-supporting jobs within the tech industry.”