The groundbreaking will include stories, face-painting, carnival games and food from local eateries.
DNAinfo New York rounded up development projects in the neighborhood, most of them residential.
The construction plans at 115 Rogers Ave. would take over the Roger That Garden plot.
The Eighth Avenue cafe and sweetshop will close at the end of this month, the owner said.
Locals are attempting to create a dialogue with developers to call for façades that blend with the area.
Community Board 2 wants the mayor to create a program like Vision Zero for the Department of Buildings.
The former home of Veranda on Seventh Ave. South will be replaced by six stories of condos and retail.
The replacement of the bridge's upper deck will close a lane starting Saturday until 2017, the MTA said.
Peter Zepf was helping put together the arena's "green roof" on Tuesday.
Plans for a five-story, mixed-use building were recently filed with the Department of Buildings.
Development group Brookland Capital bought the empty Prospect-Lefferts Gardens lot last week.
Corey Johnson urged a developer building High Line condos to follow safety and wage standards.
NYU Langone expects to begin construction on its new medical facility this fall, officials said.
The Barclays Center Impact Zone Alliance wants the city to plan carefully, with residents in mind.
The development will contain more than 2,000 apartments in seven buildings on the Astoria waterfront.
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