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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

This coming weekend–from 11:45 p.m Friday, July 18 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, July 21, Brooklyn bound F trains will be diverted to the A/C line from West 4th Street in Manhattan to Jay Street-MetroTech, so no service from Manhattan to York Street in DUMBO. If that’s your destination, you can either get off at High [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

From 11:45 p.m. tomorrow (Friday, July 11) to 5:00 a.m. Monday, July 14 Manhattan bound A and C trains will be diverted to the F line between Jay Street-MetroTech and West 4th Street. This means no Manhattan bound service at High Street. To get to West 4th or stops above there in Manhattan, walk down [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

On this Fourth of July weekend, there are no planned cancellations, route diversions, or station skips that directly affect service at any local stations. The following week (Monday, July 6 to Friday, July 11) each night between 11:45 p.m.and 5:00 a.m. A trains will be diverted to the F line between Jay Street-MetroTech and West [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Would you believe? It’s another green light weekend coming up (Friday evening, June 27 to Monday morning, June 30) with no planned cancellations, route diversions, or station skips directly affecting service at any local stations. The following week (Monday, June 30 to Friday, July 4) should be much the same, with nothing planned except the [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Barring unforeseen circumstances it’s another green light weekend (Friday evening, June 20 to Monday morning, June 23) for the Heights, as there are no planned cancellations, route diversions, or station skips directly affecting service at any local stations. The same holds true the following week (Monday, June 23 to Friday, June 27) except that those [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

This coming Saturday, June 14, is Flag Day, and it’s a green flag weekend for local subway riders, as there are no planned cancellations, route diversions, or station skips that directly affect service at any local stations. Late nights the following week, between the hours of 11:45 p.m. and 5:00 a.m., Monday, June 16 to [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

It’s a green light weekend, as there are no planned changes directly affecting service at any local stations this coming weekend (Friday, June 6 to Monday, June 9). G train fans, who should watch this, need to know that the G won’t be running in either direction between Hoyt-Schermerhorn and Church Avenue from 11:30 p.m. [...]

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Struggle Bike: Video Shows the Agony of Docking CitiBikes in Brooklyn Heights

How ’bout those CitiBikes? In a new megamix video, bike users are seen struggling to return their bikes at the dock on Henry near Atlantic Avenue.

Have you had this issue?

Video after the jump.

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Once again, there will be service at all local stations this coming weekend (Friday, May 30 to Monday, June 2). No 3 trains will be running in either direction from 11:30 p.m. Friday to 5:00 a.m. Monday. However, 2 trains will be running, so there will be service at both Clark Street and on the [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

This Memorial Day weekend (Friday, May 23 through Monday, May 26) is another “green light” weekend for stations in Brooklyn Heights or nearby, as there is no planned maintenance directly affecting service at any of these stations, apart from there being no 3 trains running in either direction from 11:30 p.m. Friday to 5:00 a.m. [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

It’s déjà vu all over again, as we have service, with no planned changes, in both directions at all local stations this coming weekend (Friday evening, May 16 to Monday morning, May 19). 3 trains will not be running from 11:30 p.m. Friday until 5:00 a.m. Monday, but 2 trains will be running, so there [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Once again we have sevice in both directions at all local stations this coming weekend (Friday evening, May 9 to Monday morining, May 12). No 3 trains will be running from 11:30 p.m. Friday until 5:00 a.m. Monday, but 2 trains will be running, so there will be service at Clark Street and on the [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

It’s pretty much a “green light weekend” at local stations, as there will be service in both directions at all of them. From 11:30 p.m. Friday, May 2 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, May 5, no 3 trains will be running in either direction; however, 2 trains will be running normally, so there will be service [...]

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Willowtown Associations’s Linda DeRosa Clarifies Joralemon Street Closing Suggestion

In a telephone interview on Friday, Linda DeRosa, Vice President of the Willowtown Association, clarified her block association’s position regarding traffic congestion that has bedeviled the community located on the cusp of Brooklyn Bridge Park. As was reported last week by News 12 Brooklyn, Willowtown residents have been alarmed by a drastic increase in traffic [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

From 11:30 p.m.Friday, April 25 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, April 28, there will be no C trains running between West 4th Street in Manhattan and Euclid Avenue in Brooklyn; consequently, there will only be A train service at High Street during this time. Also, during the same period, A trains will not run in either [...]

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Brooklyn Heights Residents Sound Off About Lack Of Parking Spaces in Brooklyn Eagle Video

The Brooklyn Eagle’s Dipti Kumar looks into the parking crunch in Brooklyn Heights in a new YouTube video. Many neighborhood residents are interviewed including Nando Pelusi, Ann Peloquin and Fred Kneip. The latter observes that parking is difficult, claiming that folks try to get around the rules in that you can see “a very attractive [...]

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