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Long Island City »

City Breaks Ground on First Waterfront Development After Sandy

Hunters Point South will have watertight doors and rooftop emergency generators.

Clinton Hill »

Sewer Pipe From 1860s Replaced on Washington Avenue in Clinton Hill

The pipe was sending water into at least one Clinton Hill resident's basement apartment.

Midtown »

Man Injured After Falling Off Fifth Avenue Scaffolding, FDNY Says

The man suffered a head injury after falling off a scaffold at 475 Fifth Avenue, near 41st Street.

Astoria »

Neighbors Say Construction of Medical Facility Endangers Their Homes

Neighbors say the construction of an eight-story medical facility on 31st Street is ruining their homes.

Forest Hills »

Forest Hills Subway Station Project Is Taking Too Long, Some Residents Say

A construction project at the Forest Hills subway station will bring new elevators and staircases.

Long Island City »

Crane Operator Suspended for Overloading Rig in Queens Collapse

The crane was trying to lift too much weight before it collapsed in Long Island City, officials said.

Corona »

CB Tries to Put Brakes on Two-Year Street Closure to Build New School

A plan to close 44th Avenue for two years to build a school was rejected on Tuesday.

New York City »

Tips on Making Your Home a Quiet Sanctuary From City's Bustle

Experts weigh in on how to make New York apartments quiet sanctuaries from city noise.

Bushwick »

Man Hurt in Fall From Scaffolding, Officials Say

A man was injured when he fell from scaffolding on Putnam Avenue in Brooklyn, the FDNY said.

Williamsburg »

Demolition of Former Arts Building Threatens Cat Colony, Neighbors Say

Demolition has begun on the Williamsburg waterfront's former "Monster Island," where feral cats live. 

Upper East Side »

96th Street Library To Close for Six Months of Renovations

The 96th Street Library will close from January to July 2013.

Carroll Gardens »

Reopening of Smith-9th Street Station Delayed Until April 2013, MTA Says

Construction was delayed because of poor management by the contractor, among other issues, the MTA said.

Times Square & Theater District »

Work on Times Square Redesign Delayed by Months

The city has yet to hire a company to work on the overhaul.

Fort Greene »

Shady Firms Flagged by City Helped Build Barclays Center

Seven construction firms on the city's caution list worked on the Atlantic Yards project.