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Dyker Heights rallies to prevent 9-story building from being built

July 24 | Wayne Daren Schneiderman

In a modern-day David and Goliath-like scenario, developers are planning on building a nine-story structure behind the landmarked Angel Guardian Home on 63rd Street and 12th Avenue in Dyker Heights — and members of the community are up in arms at the thought. The new building would be on the former site of the 22,732-square-foot […]

Dyker Heights residents pan proposed 86th Street development

April 26 | Helen Klein, Special to the Brooklyn Eagle

UPDATE: The proposal was withdrawn by the developer on April 26, according to City Councilmember Justin Brannan, who wrote on Facebook, “I have spoken with the applicants for the 1421 86th St. Rezoning and they have agreed to withdraw the rezoning application. The applicants expressed an understanding of the concerns of the surrounding community, and look forward […]