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Greenpoint Library is finalist in Fast Company’s 2021 Innovation by Design Awards

September 21 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

Greenpoint Library and Environmental Center was honored in Fast Company’s Innovation by Design Awards for 2021 in the Spaces and Places category. The building was designed by Marble Fairbanks with landscape architecture by SCAPE. One of the most sought-after design awards in the industry, Innovation by Design is the only competition to honor creative work at […]

Land use process underway for River Ring proposal on Williamsburg waterfront

September 1 | By Brooklyn Eagle Staff

The clock is now ticking on one of Brooklyn’s most ambitious waterfront development projects. The River Ring proposal from Two Trees Management will take up two nights of discussions hosted by Brooklyn Community Board 1’s land use committee. The first meeting takes place Wednesday night at M.S. 126. It won’t be the first time the […]

Toba Potosky: I know affordable housing, because I live in it

May 5 | By Toba Potosky

“New York City is in an affordable housing crisis.” How many times do we need to hear that before our lawmakers take action? The difficult truth is that New York City doesn’t lack affordable housing opportunities — we lack affordable housing leadership. Those in charge either don’t know how to fix the problems, or they […]

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