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Riverside Houses Parking Garage Permit Granted, But May Be Revoked (UPDATED)

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Landlord Claims New Underground Facility Will Benefit Residents While Keeping Courtyard Intact Opponents Fear Loss of Public Space, Environmental Hazard, ‘Scheme’ to Orchestrate Their Eviction UPDATE: A judge has now denied the Pinnacle Group’s Article 78 Petition, while the Department of Buildings (DOB) […]

Looking north from southbound platform of en:Ditmas Avenue (IND Culver Line) as F train descends into tunnel (Wikimedia Commons via Jim Henderson)

standard Coalition Urging MTA to Restore “Express” F Train Service

A coalition of elected officials have urged the Metropolitan Transit Authority (MTA) to restore express F train service in Brooklyn in a letter sent to MTA Chairman Thomas F. Prendengast. The correspondence, which was signed by a bipartisan group of fourteen city, state […]

Hugh Carey Brooklyn Battery Tunnel

standard Brooklyn Toll Collector Charged With Stealing More Than $24,000 by Replacing It With Counterfeit Bills

A temporary Metropolitan Transportation Authority Bridge and Tunnel officer who worked on the Brooklyn side of the Hugh L. Carey (formerly Brooklyn-Battery) Tunnel has been charged with stealing approximately $24,270 in cash tolls and replacing the stolen cash with counterfeit bills, according to […]

"F" for Fail: Train Switches to G Line Unannounced, Bypasses Stops

standard “F” for Fail: Train Switches to G Line Unannounced, Bypasses Stops

Update from the MTA: As a result of signal trouble earlier today, we had to reroute some northbound “M” service via the “F” line from 47/50th to Roosevelt Avenue. To help alleviate congestion, we also rerouted three northbound “F” trains via the “G” […]