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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Again this weekend (Friday, September 23 at 11:45 p.m. to Monday, September 26 at 5:00 a.m.) A and C trains running in both directions will be re-routed to the F line between Jay Street-Metro Tech and West 4th Street, so there will be no service at the High Street station. For stops in Manhattan below […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

This weekend (Friday, September 16 at 11:45 p.m. to Monday, September 19 at 5:00 a.m.) A and C trains running in both directions will be re-routed to the F line between Jay Street-Metro Tech and West 4th Street, so there will be no service at the High Street station. For stops in Manhattan below West […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Nearby

Continuing post-Sandy work brings another weekend of heavy disruption. From 11:45 p.m. tomorrow (Friday, September 9) to 5:00 a.m. Monday, September 12 there will be no service in either direction at the 4/5 platforms at Borough Hall, as 4 trains will terminate and originate at Bowling Green in Manhattan, and 5 trains do not serve […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

From 11:45 p.m. tomorrow (Friday, September 2) until 5:00 a.m. Sunday, September 4 (so, effectively, all day Saturday, September 3) there will be no service in either direction between Manhattan and Brooklyn on the 4/5 line (so no 4/5 service at Borough Hall) as 4 trains will be stopping and originating at Bowling Green in […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

It’s a repeat of last weekend and the work week following: From 11:45 PM tomorrow (Friday, August 26) to 5:00 AM Monday, August 29 there will be no service in either direction at Clark Street or at the 2/3 platforms at Borough Hall, as 2 and 3 trains will not be running to or from […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

From 11:45 PM tomorrow (Friday, August 19) to 5:00 AM Monday, August 22 there will be no service in either direction at Clark Street or at the 2/3 platforms at Borough Hall, as 2 and 3 trains will not be running to or from Brooklyn. As partial compensation for this, 5 trains, which do not […]

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Coming at Brooklyn Bridge Park

Tomorrow (Monday, August 15) evening at 7:00, at the Granite Prospect on Pier 1, Brooklyn Bridge Park, in partnership with BookCourt will present Eowyn Ivey reading from her latest novel, To the Bright Edge of the World. The event is free; books will be available for purchase and signing. Perhaps this Alaskan writer can bring […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

From 11:45 p.m. tomorrow (Friday, August 12) until 5:00 a.m. Monday, August 15 there will be no service in either direction at the Court Street station or at the R/N platforms at Jay Street/Metro Tech, as R and N trains will be diverted to the Q line between DeKalb Avenue and Canal Street. Service on […]

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Expand Brooklyn Bridge Pedestrian and Bike Paths?

Your correspondent occasionally enjoys a walk across the Brooklyn Bridge, but as the narrow pedestrian and bike paths, separated only by a thick painted white line, have become increasingly crowded, enjoyment has become scarce. I’ll quickly admit this is more the fault of pedestrians than of cyclists. Walking three or even four abreast, or stopping […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Weekend problems continue on the 4/5 and A/C lines because of Sandy related tunnel repair work. From 11:45 p.m. Friday, August 5 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, August 8 there will be no service in either direction at the 4/5 platforms at Borough Hall, as 4 trains will terminate and originate at Bowling Green in Manhattan, […]

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