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Clinton Hill »

Community Board Says Yeshiva Should Move to South Williamsburg

United Talmudical Academy should seek legal space in southern Williamsburg, CB2 members said.

Fort Greene »

City Moves Forward With Plan to Fix Fort Greene Park Entrance

The Willoughby Avenue entrance has been in need of repairs for many years, locals say.

Fort Greene »

Street Co-Named For Religious Leader Despite Community Board Objection

Brooklyn's Community Board 2 requires that street naming candidates be deceased three years.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Crumbling Borough Hall Sidewalks Could be Fixed After Years of Complaints

The sidewalks around Borough Hall have been in a state of disrepair for more than 20 years, locals say.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Shake Shack Hogging Public Plaza for Staff Use, Community Board Says

Shake Shack monopolizes Willoughby Plaza for staff meetings, according to CB2.

Fort Greene »

Beloved Religious Leader Who Died Won't Get Block Named For Him This Year

It will be another two years before a section of Adelphi Street can be renamed for Msgr. Walter Murphy.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Locals Want CB2's Website to Reflect the Tech-Savvy Nabes it Serves

Community Board 2's website has not been updated in two years and they have no social media presence.

Fort Greene »

Parks Dept. Hopes New Ft. Greene Park Signs Clear Up Closing Time Disparity

Old signs said the Myrtle Avenue side of the park closed earlier than the posh DeKalb Avenue side.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Outdoor Bars Threatened by New Restrictive Bill

Bars would have to close early, institute table service and refrain from playing amplified music under a proposed law.

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