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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Nearby

On Saturday and Sunday, December 3 and 4, there will be no service in either direction at Court Street or at the N/R platforms of the Jay Street-MetroTech station, as N and R trains will be diverted to the Q line between DeKalb Avenue and Canal Street. All other lines that serve local stations should […]

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MTA to Add Three Elevators at Borough Hall Station

Gothamist reports that the MTA plans major changes to the Borough Hall subway station: At Brooklyn’s busy Borough Hall station, MTA officials . . . seek approval for a separate $106 million contract to add three new elevators, work to reduce the gap between platforms and train cars, and other infrastructure improvements. The construction will […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Nearby

It’s a “green light” both this weekend and the following week, as there are no planned routing or schedule changes directly affecting service at any local stations. Always check MTA Info for unplanned service changes that may affect local service or service on other parts of your trip, or for planned service changes that affect […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Nearby

The only planned change directly affecting service at any local stations this weekend — late Friday evening, November 18 to early Monday morning, November 21 — is that there will be no Manhattan bound C train service at High Street, as Manhattan bound C trains are to be diverted to the F line between Jay […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Nearby

This weekend — late night Friday, November 11 to early Monday morning , November 14 — should be a “green light weekend” for service at local stations, as there are no planned service changes that directly affect service at those stations. The following work week, Monday, November 14 to Friday, November 18, late nights Monday […]

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Movie Shoot to Create Parking Nightmares Sunday through Tuesday

Thanks to Marisa Cohen on Nextdoor for the image and the warning. I’m guessing this is a remake of the 2015 movie Brooklyn, based on Colm Toibin’s novel with the same title.

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Nearby

This weekend — late night Friday, November 4 to early morning Monday, November 7 — there will be no Brooklyn bound service at High Street, as Brooklyn bound A and C trains will be diverted to the F line between West 4th Street-Washington Square and Jay Street-MetroTech. They will be stopping at York Street in […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Nearby

The subway situation for this pre-Halloween weekend — late Friday night, October 28 to early Monday (Halloween) morning, October 31 — looks a bit scary. There will be no 2 or 3 train service in either direction below Chambers Street (2 trains) or 14th Street (3 trains) in Manhattan, so no service in either direction […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Nearby

This coming weekend — late Friday evening, October 14 to early Monday morning, October 17, there will be no service in either direction at Court Street or at the N/R platforms at Jay Street-MetroTech, as N and R trains will be diverted to the Q line going over the Manhattan Bridge between DeKalb Avenue in […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Nearby

This weekend — late evening Friday, October 7 to early morning Monday, October 10 — there will be a do-si-do involving N and R trains. N trains will run in both directions at Court Street and at Jay Street-MetroTech all weekend instead of just late nights. Meanwhile R trains will be diverted to the D […]

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