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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

The only change directly affecting service at local stations this weekend (11:30 p.m. Friday, July 31 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, August 3) is that there will be no 3 trains running. The 2 trains will be running, so there will be service at Clark Street and on the 2/3 platforms at Borough Hall. For those […]

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Bill Sponsored by NYC Councilmembers Menchaca, Chin & Rosenthal Takes Aim at Tourist Helicopters

Stroll the Brooklyn Heights Promenade and you can hear it day and night: the constant thwapping of tourist helicopters.  Flights take off from the Downtown Manhattan Heliport (DMH) located just south of the Seaport and is operated by Saker Aviation Services.  According to the Stop the Chop NY NJ,  “these tours are allowed to operate […]

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Events at Brooklyn Bridge Park This Coming Week

Monday evening’s (July 27) event in the “Books Under the Bridge” series, at the Granite Prospect on Pier 1 starting at 7:00, will be “a celebration of Harper Lee” in which Brenda Bowen, Caroline Zancan, and Ezra Goldstein will read and discuss selections from Ms. Lee’s much loved classic To Kill a Mockingbird and its […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

This coming weekend (11:45 p.m. Friday, July 24 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, July 27). Manhattan bound A and C trains will be diverted to the F line between Jay Street/Metro Tech and West 4th Street. This means no service from High Street to Manhattan. For destinations in Manhattan below West 4th, use the 2 or […]

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Milling and Paving on Heights Streets This Coming Week

We have word from Community Board 2 and the Brooklyn Heights Association that the following Brooklyn Heights streets are scheduled for milling work this coming week: Thursday, July 23: Joralemon from Hicks to Clinton; Friday, July 24: Joralemon from Hicks to Clinton (cont’d); Columbia Heights from Pierrepont to Cranberry. The milling is to be done […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

The A/C and F do-si-do continues this coming weekend (11:45 p.m. Friday, July 17 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, July 20). Manhattan bound A and C trains will be diverted to the F line between Jay Street/Metro Tech and West 4th Street, while Brooklyn bound F trains will be diverted to the A/C line between West […]

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Street Milling and Paving in Brooklyn Heights This Summer

We’ve received notice from Community Board 2 that some streets in Brooklyn Heights will be milled and re-paved this summer. We don’t yet have specific dates, but will provide them when available. Streets slated for daytime work are: Joralemon from Clinton to Hicks; Columbia Heights from Pierrepont to Cranberry; and Pineapple from Columbia Heights to […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

There’s a subway do-si-do this coming weekend (11:45 p.m. Friday, July 10 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, July 13). Manhattan bound A and C trains will be diverted to the F line between Jay Street/Metro Tech and West 4th Street, while Brooklyn bound F trains will be diverted to the A/C line between West 4th and […]

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Last Minute Weekend Suggestions: Brooklyn Heights and Nearby

If you’re in town for the Fourth, the One Big Thing is the fireworks. Expect huge crowds on the Promenade and in Brooklyn Bridge Park. The show starts at 9:00 p.m. Saturday. Parking will be prohibited from 11:00 p.m. tomorrow (Friday, July 3) to 11:00 p.m. on the Fourth on Joralemon from Hicks to Furman; […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

It’s another green light this long Independence Day weekend (11:00 p.m. Thursday, July 2 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, July 6) as there are no planned cancellations, route diversions, or station skips directly affecting service at any local stations. The following week (Monday, July 6 to Friday, July 10) each night from 10:00 p.m. to 5:00 […]

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