Borough Park’s oldest Synagogue to be Demolished and replaced with condominiums!

From newyorkyimby.com Permits have been filed for a six-story mixed-use building at 4024 12th Avenue, in Borough Park, Brooklyn. The site is five blocks away from the Fort Hamilton Parkway subway station, serviced by the D train. The southern tip of Greenwood Cemetery is also seven blocks away. Waterfront Property Management LLC is behind the applications. The project…

Possible Reserved Parking Permits for NYC Residents, fingers crossed.

From Curbed: New Yorkers have long complained about suburban commuters taking their parking spots, and now they have a group of elected officials on their side. Later today, a group of City Council members intend to introduce two separate bills that would create a residential parking program, giving preference to local residents over outside commuters. A…

MTA Unviels New Plan To Fix NYC’s Bus System

The MTA has been focused on making the Bus system an alternative option to the subway for quite some time. Most recently, there was an overhaul of the North-to-South bus lines that run along Woodhaven-Crossbay Blvd’s in Queens. The Woodhaven/Cross Bay Boulevards corridor was identified as a preferred location for Select Bus Service improvements through…