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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.

Gowanus »

Gowanus Rezoning Plan Envisions High-Rise Development

City Councilman Brad Lander's Bridging Gowanus framework also calls for protecting manufacturing uses.

Hudson Square »

Notes Reveal What a Developer Wants to Do With Pier 40's Air Rights

A secret meeting was held between the Manhattan Borough President and Atlas Capital.

Crown Heights »

Empire Blvd. Forum Focuses on Affordable Housing and Zoning

Borough President Eric Adams shared his vision for rezoning Crown Heights at a community meeting Friday.

Crown Heights »

Controversial Rezoning Forum Relocated, Leaving Many in the Dark

A Friday night forum on rezoning in Crown Heights was moved to 836 Franklin Ave.

Crown Heights »

Friday Rezoning Meeting Irks Observant Jews and Others Who Can't Attend

The Friday evening forum excludes Jews observing Shabbat and weekend travelers, residents say.

Clinton Hill »

Community Board Says Yeshiva Should Move to South Williamsburg

United Talmudical Academy should seek legal space in southern Williamsburg, CB2 members said.

Lower East Side »

Low-Income Housing Advocates Push for More Units in Chinatown and LES

Groups are pushing the city to mandate affordable units in all buildings.

Red Hook »

Construction of Controversial Private School Approved for Red Hook

The Board of Standards and Appeals unanimously granted a special permit to Basis Independent Brooklyn. 

Red Hook »

Pricey Private School Fails to Win Backing of Red Hook Community Board

Community Board 6 opposed a special permit application for Basis Independent Brooklyn Wednesday night.

Washington Heights »

Parents, Pols Rally Against Dezoning Uptown Schools

Parents from across the city united in opposition to the dezoning in a series of events Tuesday.

Washington Heights »

Controversial Plan to Ax School Zones Suddenly Back on Agenda Uptown

The plan, shelved last October amid public outcry, will be discussed at a CEC meeting on May 28.

Forest Hills »

Community Board KOs New Boxing Club's Application for Special Permit

The board said the owner didn’t show up at a key meeting.

Upper East Side »

Task Force Rejects CUNY-MSK Plan, Citing Traffic and Open Space Concerns

A CB8 committee told developers they still had concerns about proposed the 1-million-square-foot center.

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