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Jackson Heights »

Rep. Grace Meng introduced a bill calling for the EPA to take over monitoring noise.

Red Hook »

It is not immediately clear when the fields will reopen. 

Civic Center »

Two men were rescued from scaffolding at the Ted Weiss Federal Building Downtown, officials said.

Greenwich Village »

The city's Parks Department sprayed the pesticide Roundup more than 1,300 times in 2013.

Ridgewood »

Remediation work at the former atomic bomb project site led the EPA to discover more contamination.

Bushwick »

Two businesses have been badly affected by radiation protection work on the Bushwick-Ridgewood border.

Gowanus »

Residents worry the Gowanus Canal cleanup will shut the public pool on Third Avenue and Degraw Street.

Gowanus »

The cleanup will take eight to 10 years, but won't make the canal safe enough for swimming.

Gowanus »

The Double "D" Pool lies in path of EPA's plans for clean up of Gowanus Canal.

Gowanus »

The nonprofit Fifth Avenue Committee received the grant from the New York Community Trust.

Gowanus »

Almost 30 teams are signed up to participate in a boat race on the heavily polluted Gowanus Canal.

Gowanus »

The EPA proposal for cleaning up the Gowanus Canal could close the "Double D" pool, locals worry.

Carroll Gardens »

The City Planning Commission approved the controversial Lightstone project this week.

Gowanus »

The EPA has extended the timeline for public comment on the proposed Gowanus Canal cleanup unti April.

Gowanus »

The cleanup of the polluted canal is expected to cost about a half billon dollars and take until 2022.