Grand Army Plaza Gets $9M For Renovations; Governors Island Rezoning in Progress; Brooklyn Brewery Sued

Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn
Grand Army Plaza, Brooklyn
Photo: AMRosario

There is a lot of stuff going on the City, and we can't write about it all. Here are some interesting things some of our friends have written up lately.

  • 6sqft ⇒ Behind the Scenes at Williamsburg's Abandoned Bayside Oil Depot, Set to Be NYC's Next Public Park
  • Bedford + Bowery ⇒ Photos: Spike Lee’s Michael Jackson Block Party Was a Real Thriller
  • Bklyner ⇒ Grand Army Plaza to Receive $8.9M Restoration
  • Brooklyn Paper ⇒ Blind Woman Sues Bklyn Brewery Over ‘Inaccessible’ Website
  • Curbed NY ⇒ Governors Island Rezoning Process Is Now Underway
  • Daytonian in Manhattan ⇒ The J. Macy Willets House - 604 Park Avenue
  • EV Grieve ⇒ An Empty Lot Awaits the Future Home of the New Mt. Sinai Beth Israel Hospital on 13th Street
  • Free Williamsburg ⇒ Mekelburg's Is Coming to Domino Park Next Week
  • Gothamist ⇒ This Private Beach in Queens Has Perennial Poop Problems
  • Greenpointers ⇒ Don't Be a Drag, Just Be a Queen: BUSHWIG Returns!
  • New York YIMBY ⇒ DDG's 180 East 88th Street Gets Gaudi-Esque as Arches Appear and Topping-Out Nears on the Upper East Side
  • NextCity ⇒ See the Evolution of Local Tax Revenues in New York City
  • StreetArt NYC ⇒ At the Graffiti Hall of Fame in East Harlem: Vase One, KingBee, Shiro, Skeme, T-Kid, Cope 2, Break Uno, Delta 2 & More
  • The Lo-Down ⇒ (Opinion) Union Square Tech Hub Is Exactly the Kind of Inclusive Growth the Neighborhood Needs
  • Untapped Cities ⇒ Color Factory’s Vibrant Instagrammable Exhibit Is Based on Colors From NYC Places
  • Washington Square Park Blog ⇒ Marlon Brando 1943: “It Was Ecstasy Sleeping on the Sidewalk of Washington Square”
  • Welcome2TheBronx ⇒ Bronx Life in Pictures
Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

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Matt enjoys exploring the City's with his partner and son. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time eating, running, and working on cool stuff.

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