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Board votes for Ridgewood industrial zone
Board votes for Ridgewood industrial zone
Southwest Liam La Guerre 7/18/2013 at 3:42PM

LIAM LA GUERRE AND ROSA KIM  Heavy-duty businesses could be coming to part of Ridgewood. Community Board (CB) 5 voted almost unanimously to turn one area in the neighborhood into an Industrial Business Zone (IBZ) at the organization’s monthly meeting on July 10. The board voted 29-1 after its Zoning and Land Use Committee suggested [...]

Top headlines from around the web
Top headlines from around the web
News Melissa Chan 12/16/2012 at 2:05PM

Hurricane Sandy’s fury is long gone, but in Rockaways a ‘war for survival’ rages on More than 750 Queens residents and 50 clergy, brought together by the Queens Congregations United for Action, held a community meeting last Monday during which they urged local elected officials to call on Mayor Bloomberg to improve cleanup efforts in [...]

MTA set to roll out bus route changes
MTA set to roll out bus route changes
News Alexa Altman 5/09/2012 at 11:42AM

Commuters relying on bus service may be “en route” for some changes. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced that the Q21 and Q52 busses will undergo several service alterations, beginning on Sunday, July 1. A spokesperson from the MTA claimed these changes are part of the agency’s efforts to renew and improve service in response [...]