Brooklyn Bridge Park (BBP) will soon have its very own community building.  “I consider this a turning-point milestone for Brooklyn Bridge Park,” said Regina Myer, BBP president, as she joined community leaders and politicians Tuesday at a groundbreaking ceremony that began the renovation of a former New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) building Read More →

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Brooklyn Bridge Park Corporation (BBP), general contractor Stalco Construction and architect Architecture Research Office (ARO) have begun an extensive renovation and conversion of a former New York City Department of Environmental Protection (NYCDEP) maintenance building into a Brooklyn Bridge Park environmental education, community and maintenance facility. The building, located at 99 Plymouth St. in DUMBO, Read More →

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The tower-in-the-making over at City Point in Downtown Brooklyn wears a bright ring of paneling — kinda looks like a crown, doesn’t it?

On Friday, we caught sight of the regal facade of the massive residential and retail development, reigning over Flatbush Avenue Extension.

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Holy hellfire! Big-bucks landlord Larry Wohl wants to construct a six-story, four-unit apartment building in landmarked Brooklyn Heights that would loom over the nave of historic St. Charles Borromeo Church. But the city Landmarks Preservation Commission didn’t give its blessing at a public hearing Tuesday to the proposed transformation of 144 Clinton St. — which Read More →