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If They Can’t Kill Permanent “Open Restaurants,” Then Community Boards Want To Review Permits
Before the pandemic, the Bronx only had fifty permitted outdoor dining spaces. Under the emergency program, more than 650 restaurants had expanded their dining space outside.
Dec 19, 2021 10:03 AM
"This Isn't Paris!" East Village Community Board Gets Heated Over Outdoor Dining
Opponents of the city’s pandemic-era outdoor dining program packed into an East Village community board meeting on Tuesday night with the goal of dismantling Mayor Bill de Blasio’s plan to make the structures permanent.
Jul 14, 2021 12:02 PM
Upper West Siders Overcome 'Chaos' To Approve Protected Bike Lane For Central Park West
The new bike lane will stretch from 59th Street to 110th Street and will be separated from traffic by plastic bollards and a seven foot buffer.
Updated: Jul 3, 2019 2:27 PM
Manhattanites: You Have One Week To Apply For Your Community Board
The Borough President's office is accepting applications until next Friday at 5.
Updated: Feb 3, 2017 2:23 PM
Lauded East Village Taco Restaurant Fights For Outdoor Seating
Alex Stupak's Empellon Al Pastor on St. Marks Place has begun a petition to get outdoor seating approval from the Community Board.
Updated: Mar 4, 2015 11:28 AM
Fed Up Williamsburg Locals Try To Block Booze From Pies 'N' Thighs And Other Hotspots
Some Williamsburg residents say the neighborhood's nightlife is out of control, and they're calling on the local Community Board to take action.
Updated: Jan 17, 2015 11:13 AM
16-Year-Olds May Be Allowed To Serve As Community Board Members
Should teenagers be allowed onto Community Boards?
Updated: Mar 18, 2014 10:07 AM
Williamsburg Community Board Denies Boozy Barbershop
The Blind Barber is welcome to use a blind barber, but the Community Board doesn't want them serving booze in Williamsburg.
Updated: Jun 13, 2013 1:01 PM
Neighbors STILL Angry That Popular Mario Batali Restaurant Is STILL Popular
Mario Batali's much-loved Village Italian Babbo has been getting complaints about the noise it makes for years. But mostly those complaints haven't been an issue. Until now.
Updated: Feb 14, 2013 4:03 PM
Barclays Booze Jumps One Community Board Hurdle
Your already very high chances of being able to sip a beer while watching the Nets in Brooklyn just a little better.
Updated: Apr 12, 2012 1:09 PM
Arts & Entertainment
Williamsburg Waterfront Concerts To Be Debated, Again, Tonight
The Most Important Decision Of Our Time, where to have concerts outside in Brooklyn, to be discussed again tonight.
Updated: Oct 20, 2011 2:16 PM
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