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'Out-of-Scale' LICH Towers Will Overburden Neighborhood, Locals Warn

Proposed condos would create new community 'the size of Boerum Hill in a small corner of Cobble Hill.'

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Controversial LICH Tower Proposal to Be Discussed at Public Meeting

The meeting is scheduled for Aug. 6 at 6:30 p.m. in Cobble Hill. 

Cobble Hill »

Community Board Rejects Balconies in LICH Condo Conversion Plan

The Community Board 6 committee conditionally approved the overall plan for the Polhemus building.

Cobble Hill »

Plans for LICH Polhemus Conversion Face Scrutiny Thursday

Locals have already begun protesting Fortis' plans for the former hospital site. 

Cobble Hill »

Community That Lost Hospital Pushes Back Against Proposed Towers

The Cobble Hill community reacted with shock at Fortis' plans to build tall towers at the LICH site.

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NYU Returns to LICH Deal After Judge Dismisses Nurses' Union Lawsuit

NYU Langone Medical Center will serve as the facility's operator, officials announced. 

Cobble Hill »

LICH in Limbo as NYU Langone Abandons Bid to Run Emergency Department

NYU Langone Medical Center's decision to pull out of the deal leaves the hospital's fate uncertain.

Cobble Hill »

Judge Temporarily Halts Sale of LICH Over Failure to Hire Laid-Off Nurses

Labor unions said SUNY and the bidder have violated the terms of a court-ordered settlement agreement.

Cobble Hill »

SUNY Nears Deal to Sell LICH to Fortis-NYU Langone Medical Center

Fortis and NYU Langone Medical Center's proposal will not provide a full-service hospital at the site.

Cobble Hill »

Fortis Promises 10K Square Feet for Additional Medical Services at LICH

Fortis Property Group and NYU Langone Medical Center are currently negotiating with the state.

Downtown Brooklyn »

De Blasio Used LICH as a Political Prop, Angry Ex-Supporters Say

An emergency room doctor who was laid off told the mayor to "man up" to keep the hospital open.

Cobble Hill »

SUNY Ends Talks with Peebles Corp. in Long Island College Hospital Bid

The state will immediately begin negotiations with Fortis Property Group and NYU Langone Medical Center.

Cobble Hill »

Advocates Nearing Deal to Keep LICH ER Open as Rest of Hospital Shutters

The hospital will stay open after advocates struck a last-minute deal to maintain services.

Cobble Hill »

SUNY Keeps LICH Emergency Room Open, For Now

The State University of New York agreed to maintain some medical services as negotiations continued.

Cobble Hill »

As LICH Fate Comes Down to Wire, Judge Orders Bidders to Make it Work

Judge Johnny Lee Baynes told the top bidders to work together to save LICH's medical services.