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Q Train Riders Could Be Traveling On The Second Avenue Line...

Anyone who gets out of of the Q train at Dekalb Avenue/Flatbush Avenue is instantly immersed in the tremendous change sweeping the neighborhood, but...

$5 Million Awarded To Fort Greene Park For Improvements

Fort Greene Park has won $5 million earmarked for capital improvements thanks to overwhelming public support received during the New York City Parks Department Parks...

What’s Up With All The Seth Low Playground Construction?

By now, you may have noticed that a large portion of Seth Low Playground has been gated off by and bulldozers parked are there round the clock. What...

Construction Project Threatens To Pollute The Learning Environment At John Jay

  Students feel like they're again getting the shaft at the John Jay Educational Complex. A new change.org petition claims that, starting in September, construction at the New...

Increased Development Needs Increased Infrastructure In Downtown Brooklyn, Say Community Leaders

The intersection of DeKalb and Flatbush Avenues, where it meets with Albee Square and Fulton Mall is likely slated for even more development --...

Photo Of The Day: Construction Hangover

Wouldn't it be wonderful if construction in the neighborhood was as aesthetically pleasing as this photo? Take any photos in the neighborhood lately? Send them...

Construction At 504 Myrtle Avenue Is Closing A Sidewalk Connector For...

Add sidewalk closures to the list of ways we're being impacted by construction and new development along Myrtle Avenue. The sidewalk between 490 and 504...

Q Train Out Of Commission Four Weekends In A Row

Q train riders can look forward to shuttle bus service between Kings Highway and Atlantic Avenue for four consecutive weekends starting at the end...

Colton, Tong Call For More Temporary Platforms During N Line Repair

Starting January 18, N train riders are looking at some serious service interruptions as part of the MTA's revamp of nine subway stations, and now pols are calling...

N Train Construction (And Wonky Service) To Begin On January 18

Southern Brooklyn's decrepit N line stations will finally get some TLC this month, but unfortunately that comes with a price for local commuters. The first half of the...

New Retail Space Coming To 86th Street & Bay 19th Street...

A new commercial building on 86th Street -- which has been under construction since last year -- is set to open early this spring. The 8,200 square...

Voorhies Avenue Shut Down After Machine Collapses At Construction Site For...

Emergency responders closed down a section of Voorhies Avenue for an hour Tuesday morning after a pile driver collapsed at the construction site for the proposed...

Creepy Windowless Medical Building On 71st Street Becomes Bright & Colorful...

This dreary building on 71st Street is a windowless dungeon no longer. Located at 2165 71st Street, right off of Bay Parkway, the grey structure that...

This Teeny Tiny 72nd Street Home Is About To Have A...

This somewhat secluded, 624-square-foot, single-family home, located at 2125 72nd Street, won't be the runt of the litter for long. The quaint structure is about to get razed and rebuilt...

Construction Worker Rescued After Falling Into Hole At Fulton And Downing...

An MTA construction worker was rescued by firefighters this morning after falling over 25 feet into an underground transformer vault at Fulton and Downing Streets...