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DUMBO ice cream trucks flaunt rules, make residents miserable — and haul in the bucks

August 7 | Mary Frost

The din is constant, the fumes are sickening and residents of Brooklyn’s DUMBO neighborhood say they’ve had it with illegally-parked, diesel-belching ice cream trucks. They’re also fed up with elected officials who have done nothing about their complaints for more than a year. They’re particularly frustrated with City Councilmember Stephen Levin, who, they say, has […]

F train tunnel repairs coming soon, will affect DUMBO commuters

July 23 | Raanan Geberer

Work on the Rutgers Street tunnel — the final subway tunnel under the East River that needed to be rebuilt after Superstorm Sandy — is slated to begin next month, the MTA says. And although the MTA promises minimal disruptions, straphangers who use the isolated, often overcrowded York Street station in DUMBO are certain to […]

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