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Community Board 2 Meeting Tonight

It’s the second Wednesday of the month, and you know what that means: Community Board time! Tonight’s meeting will be held at 6 p.m. at Congregation Mount Sinai at 250 Cadman Plaza West, between Tilary and Clark Streets. Presentations include information about the launch of the Fulton Street Business Improvement District and information about a […]

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On the community calendar this week

First, the full City Council will vote on the Dock Street DUMBO rezoning application on Wednesday, June 10 at 1:30 pm, at City Hall. The meeting is in main Council Chambers. Last week, the proposal passed the Council’s land use committee 17-4. And later that day, Community Board 2 will hold its monthly full board […]

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CB2 full board meeting recap!

It was a packed house last night at Community Board 2’s monthly meeting — but, if you weren’t there, here’s a round-up of what’s happening in the neighborhood:

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CB2 full board meeting this week

Community Board 2 will host its monthly meeting on Wednesday, May 13 at 6 pm at the Brown Memorial Baptist Church at 52 Gates Avenue, in Fort Greene. On the agenda are presentations by organizers of the borough hall and DUMBO farmers markets and the manager of the Adelphi Station post office, renderings of the […]

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Weekly CB 2 meeting schedule

On Tuesday night, the Community Board 2’s economic development committee will meet at 6 pm in the Jonas Board Room, at Long Island University (Flatbush Avenue Extension at DeKalb Avenue). Directors of the interrelated Metrotech, Fulton Mall, and Court-Livingston-Schermerhorn business improvement districts will come speak about what they do and the kinds of services they […]

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Designs for 72 Poplar St., and other CB2 land use meeting recaps

Lots of exciting votes came out of tonight’s Community Board 2 Land Use committee meeting. For starters, there are plans to reconfigure 72 Poplar St., the former 84th Precinct station house, into 24 luxury, market-rate rental apartments. The developer — Regal Investments — has revised its 2007 plan and the building’s reconstruction now includes a […]

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Upcoming CB2 meetings

On Wednesday night, Community Board 2’s land use committee will host its monthly meeting and discuss a series of landmarking items. The meeting is at 6 pm, at Polytechnic University (5 Metrotech, on the Commons’ north side, in room LC400). There are some interesting items up for discussion:

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Upcoming CB2 meetings

Tonight, Community Board 2’s Economic Development committee will meet at 6 pm at Long Island University’s Jonas Board Room (DeKalb Avenue at Flatbush Avenue Extension). The executive directors of two local business improvement districts — Kate Kerrigan of DUMBO and Blaise Backer from Myrtle Avenue — will present their offices and what kinds of services […]

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CB2: Thumbs Up on Brooklyn Heights Wine Bar

The new Brooklyn Heights Wine Bar [50 Henry Street] cleared its first hurdle in gaining approval for an On Premises liquor license last night.  Community Board 2’s Health, Environment and Social Services Committee voted 7 – 0  to recommend to the State Liquor Authority that the new venture between Henry’s End and Cranberry’s be granted […]

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CB2 Clarifies Liquor License Protocol

Earlier this week, Brownstoner wrote that CB2 seemed to be clamping down on new liquor licenses along Atlantic Avenue via a new policy.  It quoted Perris as saying the board would “stop issuing” liquor licenses in “over saturated” areas. CB2 District Manager Robert Perris clarifies the situation for BHB:

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