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Crown Heights Community Board Backs Land Use Changes for Manufacturing Zone

Brooklyn's CB8 approved a rezoning resolution to increase density and building heights on Thursday.

Crown Heights »

Invalid Vote on Crown Heights Rezoning Sends Debate Back to Committee Again

The controversial letter meant to start a rezoning study has been held up for months by Brooklyn's CB9.

Crown Heights »

Police Remove Protester from Crown Heights Rezoning Meeting Again

Activist Alicia Boyd shouted down members of Brooklyn Community Board 9's land use committee on Monday.

Civic Center »

Housing Groups Heckle Mayor on Steps of City Hall Over Affordable Housing

The groups called for more involvement in the city's rezoning process.

Crown Heights »

Chair of Crown Heights Community Board Resigns Amid Rezoning Fight

Dwayne Nicholson resigned as a member and as the chairman of Brooklyn CB9, the board office said Monday.

East New York »

Charles Barron's Associates Lead Push to Slow Down East New York Rezoning

They led a local community board vote to suspend presentations by the city and developers.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Rezoning Stalled Again as Board Tables Debate

Community Board 9 voted Tuesday night to send a key document on rezoning back to committee.

Crown Heights »

VIDEO: Police Remove Activist Leader From Crown Heights Rezoning Meeting

Alicia Boyd of Movement to Protect the People was given a summons for disorderly conduct, police said.

Crown Heights »

Racially Charged Shouting Match Heats Up Crown Heights Rezoning Debate

A forum on land-use changes in the neighborhood devolved into an argument Wednesday night.

New York City »

Mayor Announces Six Neighborhoods With Mandatory Affordable Housing

Housing in areas of East New York, Long Island City, Flushing West will require affordable housing.

East New York »

City Wants 'Cushion Against Gentrification' in East New York Rezoning

Officials plan to turn Atlantic Avenue into a "vibrant corridor" with buildings up to 12 stories.

Crown Heights »

UPDATED: Community Board to Revamp Proposal to Rezone Crown Heights

Community Board 9 will reconsider a newly drafted document on neighborhood rezoning on Monday.

Long Island City »

City to Study Queens Plaza for More Affordable Housing, Bigger Buildings

The study will look at opportunities for more residential construction, particularly affordable housing.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Rezoning Discussion Pushed to January

Brooklyn's Community Board 9 will redraft a resolution on land use changes next month, its chair said.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights CB9 May Consider Changes to Controversial Rezoning Resolution

One board member plans to bring a vote Tuesday on a draft that includes a six-story height restriction.