Brooklyn Bridge Park (BBP) leaders and elected officials on Wednesday didn’t let the drone of helicopters taking off from the heliport across the river interrupt a sun-blessed groundbreaking ceremony on Pier 3. … Full Article
This week’s unseasonably warm temperatures could get even hotter Thursday night if frustrated Park Slope residents bring the heat to a public hearing scheduled to discuss Citi Bike’s incursion into their parking-strapped neighborhood. … Full Article
New building alert!
Several floors of construction can be seen above the fence surrounding 237 Duffield St.
A 21-story, 105-unit apartment tower is planned there, Buildings Department filings show. … Full Article
Looking good.A residential tower that's under construction at 436 Albee Square is stretching skywards.The building will have 150 apartments and be 28 stories tall when the work is completed, city Buildings Department filings indicate. … Full Article
Now that's eclectic.Ennead Architects designed Brooklyn Museum's entry pavilion and plaza and its Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, a Medgar Evers College academic building and Newtown Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant. … Full Article
Java junkies, take note: Downtown Brooklyn's hottest coffee shop is inside a discount department store.An outpost of Brooklyn Roasting Company can now be found in the middle of the new Century 21 at City Point. … Full Article