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No (Loud) Sex, Please; This is Brooklyn Heights

We have helicopters. We have Brooklyn Bridge renovation work. We have kids going to and from Brooklyn Bridge Park. What we don’t have–count your blessings–are neighbors who disturb our peace while getting a piece; at least none who have done so flagrantly enough to rate a 311 call to complain. DNA Info has created an […]

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Deja Vu All Over Again: Manhattan Bound Brooklyn Bridge Lanes Closed This Weekend

This just in from Notify NYC (but note that, unlike previous weekend closures, this one begins at 7:00 this–Friday–evening and goes to 6:00, not 5:00 a.m. Monday): Notification issued 11/8/13 at 12:00 PM. Starting at 7:00PM on Friday November 8 until 6 AM Monday November 11, the Brooklyn Bridge will be closed to inbound/westbound traffic. […]

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Manhattan-Bound Brooklyn Bridge Lanes Closed This Weekend and Next

Rehabilitation work on the Brooklyn Bridge necessitates closing the Manhattan bound lanes from 11:59 Friday to 6:00 a.m. Monday this (October 5-8) and next (October 12-15) weekend, according to information just received from Notify NYC. Traffic will be redirected to the Manhattan and Williamsburg bridges and to the Brooklyn-Battery Tunnel.

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Noisy Brooklyn Bridge Renovation Keeps at Least One Brooklyn Heights Resident Awake

A Cadman Plaza West resident tells Gothamist that they are losing sleep due to overnight work on the Brooklyn Bridge. An email exchange between the sleepless reader and outreach coordinator for the Brooklyn Bridge Rehabilitation project, Sabrina Lau basically nets out with something like – there are rules in place to curb noise but there’s […]

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Brooklyn Bridge Traffic Advisory


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Brooklyn Bridge Pedestrian/Bike Path to be Painted

As part of the ongoing renovation of the Brooklyn Bridge, the pedestrian and bike path will be painted, starting at midnight tonight and finishing (we hope) at noon tomorrow, Thursday, June 9. Brooklyn Bridge Outreach sez: “While the [path] remains open, DOT would like to encourage as many regular bridge users and commuters to use […]

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Reminder: Late Night Closures of Brooklyn Bridge to Manhattan-Bound Traffic Resume Monday

Details are here.

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Brooklyn Bridge Overnight Closures to Manhattan-Bound Traffic Resume on April 4

This in from Brooklyn Bridge Outreach: On Monday, April 4th 2011 full overnight closures of the Manhattan-bound roadway resume. Brooklyn-bound traffic will be maintained under a “counter-flow” operation with Brooklyn-bound traffic traveling in the normally Manhattan-bound lanes. Closings are scheduled in off-peak overnight hours and the bridge will fully re-open to traffic each morning. There […]

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Brooklyn Bridge Anchorages to be Sandblasted Starting Tomorrow

The anchorages on the Brooklyn side of the Brooklyn Bridge are to be sandblasted to remove lead paint. The work is slated to begin tomorrow, and will not affect existing traffic patterns, according the the Community Outreach for the Brooklyn Bridge Rehabilitation.

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Update on Brooklyn Bridge Pothole Work: Manhattan-Bound Lanes Open During Daytime This Weekend

This now in from Brooklyn Bridge Outreach: Thank you for contributing to the success of last night’s Manhattan-bound detours and Brooklyn-bound contraflow on the Brooklyn Bridge. Please note that the remaining work will be conducted OVERNIGHT only, and not during the weekend days as previously stated. The remaining work will occur: Overnight Thursday 11:00 p.m. […]

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