A row of one-story retail stores facing Schermerhorn Street was recently razed, and on Tuesday firefighters were knocking windows out of the largest building on the site.
A deal hammered out by the local councilman and the developer this morning will reduce the tallest of the two towers by 146 feet.
At a public hearing Tuesday morning, Councilmember Stephen Levin asked both the developers of 80 Flatbush and the community advocates: Is there a way to strike a balance?
City Planning approved a rezoning for the 80 Flatbush development Monday, with one commissioner abstaining and a second recusing herself from the vote.
Eric Adams released his recommendation -- part of the lengthy public review process -- for the controversial 80 Flatbush Avenue development in Boerum Hill.
At Community Board 2’s general meeting Wednesday night at Long Island University, there was overwhelming opposition to the controversial development at 80 Flatbush.
The lively debate started before the official proceedings had even begun.
Of the eleven members of the CB 2 Land Use Committee present, 10 voted to reject the proposal for the controversial development at 80 Flatbush Avenue.
In a crowded auditorium at St. Francis College last night, Community Board 2 held their public hearing regarding the controversial development at 80 Flatbush Avenue.
As 80 Flatbush Avenue, a controversial development planned at the nexus of Boerum Hill, Fort Greene and Downtown Brooklyn, enters the ULURP process, community advocates are looking to hear your thoughts.