An environmental report shows high levels of toxic materials in the soil at Brooklyn's BAM Park, and neighbors want to know who's going to take responsibility for remediation. Rendering courtesy of the Downtown Brooklyn Partnership

The Downtown Brooklyn Partnership is overseeing the renovation of a long-neglected city-owned park — dubbed “BAM Park” — at the intersection of Fulton Street and Lafayette Avenue. This is a welcome development for Fort Greene residents, since the park has been padlocked and unused for years. Some neighbors are concerned, however, that toxic materials buried Read More →