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Before BQE rehab, neighbors push to freeze nearby construction

December 12 | Mary Frost

A coalition of Brooklyn community groups are urging the city to put a freeze on new construction adjacent to the section of the BQE slated for a massive reconstruction project. Their opposition may delay the redevelopment of a lot in Brooklyn Heights currently occupied by two auto body repair shops and other development down the […]

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