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Bay Ridge is getting a new bike lane network after all

June 21 | Meaghan McGoldrick

The Department of Transportation will move forward with a batch of proposed bike lanes for Bay Ridge and Dyker Heights, despite the recommendations made by Community Board 10 earlier this week to nix or further study part of the plan. At its last general meeting before breaking for the summer, the board voted not to […]

Bay Ridge board turns down Third Avenue bike lane, okays others

June 19 | Meaghan McGoldrick

A southern Brooklyn board is asking the Department of Transportation to draw up new plans to expand the local bike network for the second time, despite a round of revisions that resulted from previous board requests and a broader town hall. At its last general meeting before breaking for the summer, Community Board 10 voted […]

Forum on diversity in specialized high schools favors ‘objective’ admissions exam

June 10 | Meaghan McGoldrick

A Friday night forum on diversity in schools and the fate of the Specialized High School Admissions Test made clear how a bulk of southern Brooklyn parents and educators feel about the mayor’s proposal to eliminate the exam. The event, hosted by State Sens. Andrew Gounardes, John Liu and Robert Jackson, packed the I.S. 201 […]

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