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Commercial Shoot at Promenade Montague Street Entrance Sunday Night

The Brooklyn Heights Association has alerted us to a planned shoot of a commercial for the U.S. Army to take place Sunday, May 31, beginning at 6:00 p.m. to Monday morning, June 1, at 1:00. The shoot will feature people watching fireworks from the Promenade (the fireworks will be added digitally), will be produced by […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Throughout the Memorial Day weekend, from 11:45 p.m. Friday, May 22 to 5:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 26, Brooklyn Bound F trains will be diverted to the A/C line from Canal Street to Jay Street/Metro Tech (above Canal in Manhattan they will be running on the E line). This means no service from Manhattan to York […]

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Coming Up At Brooklyn Historical Society This Week

Bike enthusiasts should enjoy Tuesday evening’s program, “Wheeling Through Brooklyn’s Past With David V. Herlihy, ” which starts at 6:30 at the Brooklyn Historical Society. In celebration of National Bike Month, join the author of Bicycle: The History and The Lost Cyclist for a look back at Brooklyn’s rich and colorful legacy of cycling clubs […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

It’s a “green light” weekend (Friday evening, May 15 to to Monday morning, May 18) coming up, as there are no planned cancellations, route diversions or station skips directly affecting service at any local stations. The following week (Monday, May 18 to Friday, May 22), each night from 11:45 p.m. to 5:00 a.m., 4 trains […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

This weekend, from 11:45 p.m. Friday, May 8 to 5:00 a.m. Monday, May 11, 4 trains will not run between Bowling Green in Manhattan and New Lots Avenue in Brooklyn. This means no service in either direction at the 4/5 platforms at Borough Hall (5 trains don’t serve Brooklyn on weekends). Use the 2 or […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Once again there are no planned cancellations, route diversions, or station skips directly affecting service at any local stations this weekend (Friday evening, May 1 to Monday morning, May 4). C train service will be reduced to about once every fifteen minutes (“Not unusual,” you might say.) Those traveling into Brooklyn should know that 3 […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

Once again there are no planned disruptions directly and seriously affecting service at any local stations this (Friday evening, April 24 to Monday morning, April 27) weekend. C trains will be running on a reduced schedule; approximately once every fifteen minutes. Late nights (11:45 p.m. to 5:00 a.m.) the following week (Monday, April 27 to […]

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Slow Zone, Bikes on C.B. 2 Transportation Committee Agenda Tuesday Evening

Community Board 2’s Transportation Committee will meet tomorrow (Tuesday, April 21) evening at 6:00 in the first floor board room at St. Francis College, 180 Remsen Street. According to C.B. 2: The agenda … includes presentations by the DOT on proposals for a Brooklyn Heights Slow Zone, extension of the bicycle network on Schermerhorn Street, […]

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Subway Service Alerts: Brooklyn Heights and Vicinity

It’s yet another green light weekend (Friday evening, April 17 to Monday morning, April 20) and the following week (Monday, April 20 to Friday, April 24), as there are no planned cancellations, route changes, or station skips directly affecting service at any local stations. Those traveling to or from Brooklyn’s interior should know that, during […]

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BHA Wants Your Views on “Move NY” Plan for Transportation and Infrastructre

The Brooklyn Heights Association is asking our readers to answer a brief survey about the “Move NY Fair Plan,” which is “a comprehensive approach to New York City’s significant transportation infrastructure needs, growing congestion, and rising tolls and transit fares.” There’s a concise overview of the Plan here; the complete document is here. The survey […]

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