August, 2014

Antonio Reynoso participated in the protest and helped to organize the petitioners (Photo by Matthew Taub)

standard Brooklyn’s Largest Affordable Housing Co-Op Mired in Mismanagement, Corruption: Petition

In response to years of alleged mismanagement, corruption and harassment of residents, shareholders of Williamsburg’s Lindsay Park, the largest Mitchell-Lama affordable housing co-op in Brooklyn, are attempting to amend their by-laws for the first time in the complex’s fifty-year history. The goal […]

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standard Fancy Hipsters Can ‘Valet’ Their Bikes at the Arcade Fire Barclays Concert

The Barclays Center is partnering with Transportation Alterantives to make sure you can arrive and depart at an upcoming concert in eco-friendly style. Following the successful bike valet service offered at The National concert last summer, Barclays Center willl again partner with […]

Photo by Matthew Taub

standard On a Range of New Developments, Legal Protections Leave Critics Wanting

Across several neighborhoods, critics of unfettered development are finding that a range of legal protections once trusted to thwart outsized construction cannot necessarily be relied upon. Community groups and preservationists are retooling where they can, holding demonstrations, filing additional lawsuits and perfecting appeals. But in other […]