Looks like construction will finally start up on the Clinton Hill stretch of Lefferts Place. The Department of Buildings issued a new building permit for a four-family, eight-story residential building at 135 Lefferts Place, on the northeast corner of Classon. At the beginning of this year we got our hands on the zoning documents for this lot (pictured above), and the DOB had approved the building plans but had not yet issued permits. Nearby, the huge empty Lefferts lot between Classon and Grand avenues is up for sale, with approved plans to build eight three-family townhouses. Plans for 92-96 Lefferts (the site of the demolished stand-alone home) to build three four-story builds are still on hold with the DOB.
Huge Changes in Store for Clinton Hill Block [Brownstoner]
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Learn about gardening and food policy at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden this weekend during its 33rd annual Making Brooklyn Bloom conference. The event, which is free with admission to the garden, includes workshops, networking lunches for gardeners and urban famers, walking tours and gardening how-tos. Workshops will cover topics like composting, soil contamination, nature walks […]
Brooklyn, one building at a time. Name: Row houses Address: 175-183 6th Avenue Cross Streets: Lincoln and Berkeley places Neighborhood: Park Slope Year Built: 1889 Architectural Style: Romanesque Revival Architect: Frederick B. Langston Other work by architect: Row houses on Hancock Street, Bedford Stuyvesant. With frequent partner Magnus Dahlander – row houses, flats buildings in […]
A group of artists are transforming a large parking garage on Dean Street between Grand and Classon into a performance space that will feature a restaurant, bar, art gallery and a large backyard, as DNAinfo was the first to report. Their venture, Global Square, will host concerts, dance performances, movie nights and art shows at […]
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