GOWANUS – Community Board 6 [https://www1.nyc.gov/site/brooklyncb6/index.page] voted in favor of plans to redevelop The Old American Can Factory [https://thecanfactory.org] which would allow the historic complex to offer more affordable workspace to local artists and creatives. The Old American Can Company at 3rd
Local officials are paying tribute to Alan Fleishman, a longtime political organizer and LGBTQ activist who passed away earlier this week. Alan Fleishman via Facebook [https://www.facebook.com/alan.fleishman]Fleishman, 62, passed away on Tuesday, August 27 after battling cancer for five-years, Gay City News [https://www.gaycitynews.
PARK SLOPE – A portion of 6th Street will be closed for four days to accommodate NY-P Brooklyn Methodist Hospital’s removal of a crane used for the facility’s new Center for Community Health. NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital (Photo: Pamela Wong/Bklyner) “They have reached the tallest part of their