There are no carpenters assigned to maintain the Coney Island Boardwalk year-round, despite the frequent damage that the heavily trafficked landmark sustains, a Parks Department official revealed at a Monday hearing.
Now called Cooper Park Commons, the project will bring 557 affordable units, senior housing and a new homeless shelter to replace the one already on site.
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Back on the market with new photos, some slight design changes and a price drop, this Italianate brick house in Gowanus still has its contemporary style on display.
If something can be preserved rather than restoring it fully, Naim suggests the client preserve it.
Seven years after the city housing authority signed off on a court-monitored agreement to clean up its toxic mold problem, a fatal flaw in the deal has triggered the judge in charge to order NYCHA and lawyers representing public housing tenants back to the drawing board.
The plaque was presented as a gift from King Juan Carlos of Spain in 1976 to commemorate the Spanish martyrs who died fighting for the United States.
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This third floor unit in a six-story Flatbush apartment building includes multiple exposures, a generous number of closets and a spacious layout.
Spend the rest of April brushing up on your Brooklyn history with a slate of virtual tours that explore the fascinating history of the borough.