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Jackson Heights »

Here's Every Airport Noise Complaint Filed From Jackson Heights Since 2014

Thousands of calls and online complaints were logged since 2014, data shows.

East Harlem »

Despite Noise Complaints From Locals, Basketball League Wants Sound Permit

An East Harlem basketball league is criticizing the city for not giving them a sound permit.

Upper West Side »

Basement Bar Below Jacob's Pickles Gets Green Light From Board

Community Board 7 voted to approve Jacob's Pickles plan for an underground bar.

Upper East Side »

Residents Fume Over 'Deafening' Construction Noise Six Days a Week

Four buildings have been demolished to make way for a 34-story high-rise on 89th and First Avenue.

Washington Heights »

Uptowners Fear Rise in Quality-of-Life Offenses Under NYPD Pilot Program

The program will bring an end to specialized patrol units, including those for parks and impact zones.

Upper West Side »

'Noisy' Five Lamps Tavern Patio to be Glassed in as New Eatery Takes Over

Neighbors welcomed the news of a new restaurant as long as it keeps its rear yard quiet. 

Chelsea »

Chelsea CrossFit Gym Remains Open Despite Judge's Order to Close

A judge ordered the gym to cease operating without a permit January 16. 

Inwood »

Inwood Bar With History of Noise Complaints Reneges on Soundproofing Plan

Cavala Cafe's owner indicated at a State Liquour Authority hearing that he would soundproof the space.

Gramercy »

Gramercy Power Couple's Noisy Geothermal Well Project Infuriates Neighbors

Gramercy residents are outraged by the noisy construction of Lauren and Andres Santo Domingo's well.

Inwood »

Restaurant Known for Loud Parties Is Shut Down for Serving Minors

Cavala Cafe's liquor license was temporarily suspended after minors bought alcohol there, the SLA said.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Midtown's New Precinct Commander Pledges to Fight Theft

Deputy Inspector John Hart took over command of the Midtown North precinct this month. 

Long Island City »

Noise From Juice Cleanse Factory Is the Pits, Neighbors Say

BluePrint Juice is keeping Long Island City residents awake with after-hours work, they said.

Midtown »

Gansevoort Park Hotel Yanks Bid to Add More Party Promoters Amid Criticism

Critics in the community were livid at hotel reps, who they said have a "horrendous track record."

Long Island City »

Queens CB2 Turns Down Alobar's Bid for Backyard Seating

CB2 said its decision to turn down Alobar's request is in response to neighbor concerns about noise.

Woodside »

Neighbors Call for Increased Police Presence at Windmuller Park

Residents who live near Windmuller Park in Woodside say it's frequented by rowdy, rule-breaking teens.