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Windsor Terrace Could Get 15 New Speed Humps as Part of Street Safety Push

The Department of Transportation will present plans for 15 speed humps on Aug. 3.

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NYPD and District Attorney Eyeing Sunset Park Building for Evidence Storage

The NYPD and the Manhattan District Attorney's office want to lease space in an industrial warehouse.

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New K-8 School Planned for Third Avenue in Sunset Park

The DOE wants to build a new school on vacant land at Third Avenue and 59th Street.

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Families Launch 'Selfie' Campaign to Demand New Schools

Some parents who are tired of waiting for new schools want the city to consider adding one on Third Ave.

Sunset Park »

Sunset Park Could Lose Part of its Only Public Pier Under City Plan

Pier 4 could be partly closed to the public if the city strikes a deal with a private maritime company.

Gowanus »

Third Avenue Celebrates Return of B37 Bus Line

The MTA is expected to restore the Third Avenue line, which was cut in 2010.

Sunset Park »

Sports Fields on Sunset Park Waterfront Slated to Open by October

Bush Terminal Piers Park will include baseball and soccer fields and a wooded area with walking paths.

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Police, Civic Leaders to Attend South Brooklyn Gun Violence Forum Tuesday

The meeting comes in the wake of the Newtown school massacre and the fatal subway shootout in Brooklyn.

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Brooklyn Fifth Avenue Bike Lanes Rejected

Brooklyn's Community Board 7 rejected a plan to extend a network of bicycle lanes into Sunset Park.

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Windsor Terrace Residents Say New School Will Gobble Parking

Locals worry that a new school slated to open in September 2015 will worsen traffic and parking.

Park Slope »

City to Unveil Safety Improvements at Notorious Bartel-Pritchard Square

The DOT wants to add a traffic light at 15th Street and a new bike lane on 15th Street.

Windsor Terrace »

Walgreens Rep to Tell Locals What's Next at Key Food Site

A Walgreens rep will meet with Windsor Terrace residents about what's next at the closing Key Food site.