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Cops Crack Down on Street Vending in Washington Heights

Police are working with the Washington Heights BID to clean up illegal street vending on West 181st Street.

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Washington Heights and Inwood Bike Lane Forum to be Held in June

After months of debate, Community Board 12's Traffic and Transportation committee plans to hold a bike lane forum in June.

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Developer Behind Planned WaHi Skyscraper Gives Peek at New Park

The developer of the proposed Washington Heights skyscrapers laid out potential plans for Gorman Park.

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City Looks to Improve Dangerous Inwood Intersections

A CB12 committee voted to recommend the Department of Transportation's suggested changes to intersections.

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New Inwood Beer Garden Gets Community Board OK

Ouva Wine Bar and Beer Garden won approval from Community Board 12 for its liquor license application.

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Dr. Betty Shabazz May Have Washington Heights Street Corner Named After Her

The widow of Malcolm X may soon have a street corner named in honor of her work in upper Manhattan.

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Proposed Brazilian Restaurant Hits Rent Snag in Inwood

A group, which announced a plan to open a Brazilian eatery last year, allegedly owes $8,000 in back rent.

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Housing Forum Will Address Uptown Slumlords

A housing forum will be held on May 5 in order to address problems with landlords in Upper Manhattan.

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City Eyes Ways to Improve Safety at Greenway Entrance

The Department of Transportation said it would work with Community Board 12 to implement safety changes to the area.

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Residents Back Resolution to Strip WaHi Restaurant of Wine License

Residents who live near La Caridad said taking its license might make things more quiet in the area.

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Changes to Henry Hudson On-Ramp Too Dangerous, Residents Say

Residents say changes to a residential street that serves as an on-ramp to the Henry Hudson Parkway are dangerous.

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Outrage Over Decision to Close Geriatric Care Facility

Officials at New York-Presbyterian Hospital said they had no choice but to "consolidate" the geriatric practice.

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Developer of Proposed WaHi Skyscrapers Meets Community Board

CB12 members met with officials from Quadriad Realty Partners to further discuss plans for its skyscrapers in WaHi.

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New Inwood Beer Garden Gets Thumbs Up From Committee

Ouva Wine Bar and Beer Garden is one step closer to opening despite some community concern about noise.

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Community Clamors for Shorter Fence in High Bridge Renovation

Washington Heights residents believe a planned 8-foot safety fence on the High Bridge will be unnecessarily high.