Carroll Gardens–Cobble Hill

Covering: Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, Red Hook, Gowanus, Columbia St Waterfront, Boerum Hill

Locals: New designs for water-filtering headhouse along canal better, but not there yet

Cleaning Our Waterways: Gowanusaurs cheered city engineers for scrapping a metallic-grey palette in favor of a yellow-brown bronze for the exterior of the new water-filtering headhouse they must build along the toxic Gowanus Canal as part of its federally led cleanup, but some locals want to see even more tweaks. Comments (2)

Punk tries to steal woman’s keys

Crime: Crime from the 76th Precinct in Carroll Gardens. Comment
The Red Hook Container Terminal will likely keep its waterfront home for the next decade, according to the shipping facility’s head honcho, who last week signed paperwork that extends its lease on the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey–owned site for five years, and offers a second extension at the end of that term. Comments (1)

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