"Better Than Ever"
Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation of the State
of New York, more commonly referred to as RIOC, was
created by the New York State Legislature in 1984.
Its mandate is to manage, develop, and operate the
147 acre Roosevelt Island,
in New York City's East River, in the borough of
RIOC has promoted the development of a mixed-use,
residential and commercial community that is home to
more than 12,000 residents. The island has six
historic landmarks, several spacious parks, and
sports facilities, an aerial tramway, numerous
playgrounds, a waterfront promenade, and
unparalleled views of Manhattan.
Corporation continues to develop and maintain
utilities, public promenades and commercial
opportunities on the island to support the private
development of this mixed used community.
President/Chief Executive Officer
Fay Fryer Christian
Katherine Teets Grimm
Robert L. Megna