The long-awaited Sunset Park green space will provide waterfront access and sports fields.
The development on a street lined with three-story buildings could have been 14 stories.
The creators of Global Square want artists and neighbors to see what will be a theater, gallery and bar.
The state Department of Corrections will relocate its offices to Second Avenue, a building rep said.
The 37th Avenue building has been shuttered since an April fire caused by overloaded power strip.
Contractors put up wooden boards around Roger That Community Garden.
Noisy construction has turned the neighborhood into a "war zone," residents said.
NYCHA said they'll make alternative arrangements for tenants who can't stay home for construction.
A plan for East River berms won federal funding, as did proposals in The Bronx and Staten Island.
The proposed building would have 27 residential units and 5,900-square-feet of retails space.
The woman was hit by a blade being used in a five-year water main project.
Residents asked the Port Authority to help ease traffic caused by the construction project.
More than 250 people have signed a petition to reduce noise at a development on Bond Street.
Two lanes will be closed between 11 p.m. and 5:30 a.m. two nights this week while crews make repairs.
Local elected officials wants to require developers to get city approval to build near schools.
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