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Transportation Prospect Park West, milled, by Matthew Taub on Twitter
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Well that was fast! The Department of Transportation got to work milling Prospect Park West last week, and this week they’ll be paving it, so thankfully all the dust and pebbles will be tamped down soon. But drivers, watch out for the ‘no parking’ signs. Here’s where they’ll be and when, according to their weekly
Transportation F train at 4th/9th subway station
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It’s not such a bad week to ride the subway in our area — local lines are operating normally for the most part, though the G is in its last full week without the tunnel, and the R isn’t available for part of the ride further into Brooklyn. Details on those and other subway changes further down
Art & Music Filming: The Affair
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You’ll have to move your vehicles from 7th Avenue between Park and Sterling next week as The Affair will be filming on the block. While that seems like a small shooting area for a Showtime production (unless we missed additional nearby signs), this would appear to be the new television series starring Dominic West (McNutty!),
Transportation Trains: Subway at 7th Avenue
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The G train continues experiencing disruptions because of work on the tunnel, you’ll want to watch out along the D train if you’re heading someplace on the way to Coney Island, plus some more changes this weekend to our local subway lines. Details from the MTA: Coney Island-bound D trains run via the N from 36 St to Stillwell
Transportation Rough Road Ahead: Milling & Paving
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Keep an eye out for no parking signs if you park on the street — the Department of Transportation’s milling and paving work schedule says they’ll be hitting Prospect Park West this week. Crews will be milling the street (so expect more parking and driving restrictions when they return to pave in the future), but
Transportation F Train at 4th Avenue/9th Street
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The G train continues experiencing disruptions because of work on the tunnel, you’ll want to watch out along the F train if you’re headed into lower Manhattan, plus some more changes this weekend to our local subway lines. Details via the MTA: Jamaica-bound F trains run via the A from Jay St-MetroTech to W 4 St
Transportation 9th st bridge by Timmy Caldwell on Flickr
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If you drive across the Gowanus via the 9th Street Bridge from time to time, a heads up that the Department of Transportation will be closing it to traffic in both directions on the following dates: Saturday, August 16, 6am-6pm Sunday, August 17, 6am-6pm Thursday, August 21, 11pm-5am (Rain date August 20) Thursday, August 28, 11pm-5am (Rain
Police & Fire Biking on Flatbush
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The NYPD has announced a two-week bicycle safety enforcement initiative called Operation Safe Cycle, which begins today, Wednesday, August 13 and continues through Tuesday, August 26. They say they’ll be targeting cyclists who fail to stop at red lights, disobey traffic signals or signs, ride the wrong direction against traffic, ride on the sidewalk, and
Transportation Subway: 2 train
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If you’ll be riding the subway late at night this week, you’ll want to watch out along the 2/4 in our area, as the 2 will be running on the 4 at one point, and the 4 will be skipping some local stops. Plus, the G continues its service issues involving the tunnel repair. Details on
Transportation G train at 4th/9th subway station
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It’s not too bad of a weekend for getting around our area on local subway lines, but you’ll want to watch out for the G train shuttle buses still, plus some more on our lines as you head into Manhattan and beyond. Details via the MTA: No G trains between Nassau Av and Court Sq All
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