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Rockaway Beach Community Torn Over Beach Rebuilding Project

A new plan to use extra sand to shore up an eroded section of Rockaway Beach has residents in an uproar.

06/25/2012

Lower, Lower Manhattan

Plan: Extend Manhattan To Governors Island, With Help From Army Corps Of Engineers

We have SoHo and NoHo. Now there’s talk of “LoLo.” It’s the new neighborhood that would be developed along the southern tip of Manhattan.

11/23/2011

Greenburgh Town Supervisor Paul Feiner (file / credit: Judith Ebenstein / Town of Greenburgh)

Greenburgh Acting To Prevent Future Flooding

Chronic flooding along the rivers in Westchester County has towns and villages fed up.

09/23/2011

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UES Residents, Lawmakers Protest Proposed Garbage Station Along East River

Congresswoman Carolyn Maloney says after years of revitalizing the East River waterfront, building a garbage station would damage the health and safety of those living in the residential neighborhood.

08/20/2011

A Staten Island Ferry makes its ways north from Staten Island to Manhattan with the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge in the background (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Rep. Michael Grimm Wants Feds To Remove Ammo From Near Verrazano-Narrows Bridge

The 1,500 rounds of ammo, a three-inch projectile, and cartridges were discovered in the waters near the Brooklyn tower of the bridge last October.

06/30/2011

Lehman High School Football Field

Even After Renovations, Football Field At Lehman High School In The Bronx Only 80 Yards Long

Mario Romain, a football alum, is part of a group suing to get the school a regulation field. He says it is amazing that the renovations could lead to the same mistake.

06/17/2011

Homeowner Frank DeVito (Photo/CBS 2)

Jetties Blamed For Beach Erosion, Storm Damage In Montauk

Homeowner Frank DeVito said that when he and his family first moved into the area, they had a “wonderful beach.” With 60 feet of the beach now eroded, DeVito blamed the jetties.

01/25/2011

The Bayonne Bridge is seen from Collins Park - Bayonne, NJ - File Photo

P.A. Commits $1B To Bayonne Bridge Fix

The 151-foot-high road deck on the span is not high enough to accommodate the next generation of larger container ships.

09/15/2010

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