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Upper East Side »

Pols Push For Zoning Change That Would Put Cap on Height of UES Towers

The influx of tall towers has grabbed the attention of residents.

Upper West Side »

Columbus Avenue Building Wants to Expand and Add Lobby-Level Stores

The owners of a 30-story building want to add several stores and construct a first-floor deck. 

Upper West Side »

Education Leaders Consider 'Super Zone' to Allow for Greater School Choice

A committee is considering changes to District 3's boundaries for easier admission to local schools. 

Crown Heights »

In Yearlong Crown Heights Rezoning Fight, Activists Earn Respect and Ire

Movement to Protect the People and its leader Alicia Boyd have effectively shut down Brooklyn's CB9.

Upper West Side »

PODCAST: Parents Want 'Controlled Choice' to Say Where Kids Go to School

Where our kids go to school should not be based entirely on geography, argues Donna Nevel. 

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.

Long Island City »

Proposed 70-Story LIC Tower Much Larger Than Zoning Allows, Records Show

A developer proposed a 829,260-square-foot building in a lot that's zoned for up to 205,032.

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.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Condos Planned for Clarkson Avenue Parking Lot That Sold for $1.35M

Development group Brookland Capital bought the empty Prospect-Lefferts Gardens lot last week.

Chelsea »

City Council Caps Building Heights On Chelsea Block Near High Line

The council added a block of West 15th Street to a special zoning district.

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.

Gowanus »

Proposal for Taller Buildings in Gowanus Gets Mixed Reaction From Locals

Residents said they fear the city won't follow local recommendations on how Gowanus should develop.