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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.

Greenwich Village »

Babbo's Future Unclear as Board Rejects Mario Batali's Zoning Request

CB2 refused to support a 10-year renewal of a zoning permit the Batali-helmed restaurant needs.

Chelsea »

Plan to Rezone West Chelsea Takes Shape

The new plan would shift dense, bulky buildings further north, towards Hudson Yards.

Greenwich Village »

Babbo Zoning Vote Delayed by Gripes About Idling Limos and Smashed Bottles

One of the hottest restaurants in the city is being criticized for not being a better neighbor.

East Harlem »

East Harlem Zoning Plan Envisions Commercial Corridor, Affordable Housing

Developing Park Avenue underneath the Metro-North viaduct is a priority of the zoning proposal.