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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Once again, there are no planned cancellations, route changes, or station skips directly affecting service at any local stations this weekend, Friday evening, October 3 to Monday morning, October 6. If you’re traveling into Brooklyn, though, be aware that, just like the last three weekends, 2, 3, and 4 trains going in that direction won’t [...]

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Spielberg’s “St James Place” Sets Up Shop A Little Early in Brooklyn Heights

Forget what the signs say–the production that is taking over the neighborhood for days on end has decided that 24 hours of empty streets isn’t enough. By 9 am, production crews had set up cones to prevent parking on multiple blocks. Calls to the number listed on the sign yielded only voicemail; a call to [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

The subway deities are on our side again, as there are no planned cancellations, route changes, or station skips directly affecting service at any local stations this weekend, Friday evening, September 26 to Monday morning, September 29. If you’re traveling into Brooklyn, though, be aware that, just like the last two weekends, 2, 3, and [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Once again this weekend, Friday evening September 19 to Monday morning September 22, there are no planned cancellations, route diversions, or station skips directly and negatively affecting service at any local stations. If you’re traveling into Brooklyn, though, be aware that, just like last weekend, 2, 3, and 4 trains going in that direction won’t [...]

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Aerial Tramway Proposed to Connect Brooklyn, Manhattan

According to Crain’s New York Business, at the recent Massey Knakal Brooklyn Real Estate Summit, Daniel Levy, head of CityRealty, proposed a system of aerial tramways, similar to the existing Roosevelt Island Tramway, that would connect Brooklyn to Manhattan as well as linking various places along the Brooklyn and Queens waterfronts. One segment of the [...]

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Daily News: R Train Service to be Restored Monday

According to the Daily News, a “transit source” has said that R train service through the Montague Street tunnel connecting Brooklyn to Manhattan, which has been closed since last October to repair damage caused by Hurricane Sandy, will resume this coming Monday, September 15. If true, this is heartening news, as it will re-establish another [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Once again this weekend, Friday evening September 12 to Monday morning September 15, there are no planned cancellations, route diversions, or station skips directly affecting service at any local stations. If you’re traveling into Brooklyn, though, be aware that 2, 3, and 4 trains going in that direction won’t be stopping at Bergen Street, Grand [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

We have another green light weekend, Friday evening September 5 to Monday morning September 8, as there are no planned cancellations, route diversions, or station skips directly affecting service at any local stations. The following week (Monday, September 8 to Friday, September 12) from 11:45 p.m. to 5:00 a.m. nightly, Brooklyn bound F trains will [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

This Labor Day weekend, Friday, August 29 through Monday, September 1, and the following week, Tuesday, September 2 to Friday, September 5, there are no planned cancellations, route diversions, or station skips that directly affect service at any local stations. For planned service changes that may affect travel on other parts of the system, either [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

From this Friday, August 22 at 11:45 p.m. to Monday, August 25 at 5:00 a.m. Manhattan-bound A and C trains will be diverted to the F line between Jay Street-MetroTech in Brooklyn and West 4th Street in Manhattan. This means no service to Manhattan from High Street this weekend, though there will be service from [...]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Manhattan bound F trains will be diverted to the A/C line between Jay Street-MetroTech and West 4th Street this weekend from 11:45 p.m. Friday, August 15 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, August 18. This means no Manhattan bound service at York Street in DUMBO. Either walk up the hill to High Street or take a Brooklyn [...]

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BHB Reader: Our Long Clark Street Subway Elevator Nightmare is Over

BHB reader @leland alerts us to an AMAZING development in Brooklyn Heights. Around midnight on Friday (8/8) MTA workers delivered what appears to be an elevator motor to the Clark Street station. As those who take the 2/3 from there know, elevator #2 have been out for quite some time.

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

From this Friday, August 8 at 11:45 p.m. to Monday, August 11 at 5:00 a.m. Brooklyn-bound A and C trains will be diverted to the F line between West 4th Street in Manhattan and Jay Street-MetroTech. This means no service from Manhattan to High Street this weekend, though there will be service from High Street [...]

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