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Thursday, March 4, 2010

Editorial: It’s Obama’s river now

Cleaning Our Waterways: Superfund designation is a good development for the Gowanus — but it’s also fraught with problems. Comments (11).

The Gowanus stinks — for Toll Brothers

Gowanus: Our cartoonist has a different take on the EPA’s Gowanus Canal Superfund designation. Comment.

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

EPA says yes to Superfund

Cleaning Our Waterways: We’re live on the conference call about the federal government’s decision over Superfunding the Gowanus Canal. Keep clicking refresh! It doesn’t get more exciting, or live, than this! Comments (4).

Hey, NY Times — get our filthy canals right!

Cleaning Our Waterways: The Old Gray Lady mixed up Brooklyn’s fetid bodies of water in its Superfund coverage today! Comment.

The Gowanus: A really messy 400 years!

Cleaning Our Waterways: Here’s a timeline from the early Dutch settlers to today’s Superfund announcement. Comments (1).

The other dead zone around the Gowanus

Cleaning Our Waterways: On eve of federal Superfund announcement — 10 am today! — opponents of Superfund trot out a new argument against the designation. Comments (4).

Rung up on Tiffany

Carroll Gardens: A woman is beaten up for her phone — but she holds on. Plus all the crime news from Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill and Red Hook’s 76th Precinct. Comments (2).

Friday, Feb. 26, 2010

Cruise ship concert hall coming to Red Hook?

Red Hook: The city is planning to turn the mostly unused parking lot at the Red Hook Cruise Ship Terminal into a functional community resource, officials announced on Monday. Comments (8).

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Thursday, Feb. 25, 2010

Another BID bid — this time on Atlantic Avenue

Boerum Hill: A group of merchants along Atlantic Avenue has begun the movement toward creating a business improvement district — but opponents say that this is the worst time to impose a new tax. Comments (2).