Community Board 6

Grand Central Rezoning

City Planner: Rezoning Near Grand Central Will Transform Midtown East

Mayor Michael Bloomberg has been thinking big even as his time at City Hall nears its end, pushing the City Council to approve a rezoning plan that could bring a new generation of skyscrapers to the area around Grand Central Station.

10/22/2013

Hicks Street

DOT To Purposely Create Congestion In Parts Of Brooklyn To Protect Pedestrians

The so-called drag strip is Hicks Street. It parallels the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway. Some use it as an alternate and residents say the high-speed traffic makes the road dangerous for all on foot.

07/11/2012

Beer (credit: clipart.com)

New York Bar Owners Say Earlier Last Call Would Hurt Nightlife Industry

New York bar owners are worried that a Harlem community board’s proposal to shift the closing time from 4 a.m. to 2 a.m. could spread to other areas and damage the industry.

12/29/2011

Prospect Park Bike Lane Battle

Community Board Vote Clears Way For Prospect Park West Bike Path

The co-founder of Park Slope Neighbors, Eric McClure, told 1010 WINS Thursday that the unanimous vote was “really a great outcome.”

04/14/2011