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Please Support us on the Plaza Poll

The Fort Greene Patch have been running a poll on the plaza asking people if they approve or not. Please could you take a few minutes to follow this link and make your opinion known. Click here for the poll … Continue reading

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“PLAZA” Premieres at St.John FBH Church Fulton St Brooklyn

Thank you for everyone who attended the screening of “PLAZA” at St. John FBH Church last night.  The film elicited a vigorous exchange on the meaning of neighbourhood threatened by FAB and DOT — as represented in their superfluous Putnam plaza. … Continue reading

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PLAZA: The Fight For Putnam Plaza Short Film Complete

FACT is happy to announce the December 1, 2011 release of “PLAZA, The Fight for Putnam Triangle.” A couple of years ago the Fulton Area Business Alliance (FAB) and the Department of Transportation (DOT) decided between them to make Putnam … Continue reading

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FACT short film nearing completion!

FACT are proud to announce a short 20min film documenting the controversial Putnam pedestrian plaza. With the help of over 50 residents and surrounding businesses we see how this effects the daily routine of locals and how a plaza they … Continue reading

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Putnam Plaza is Bermuda Triangle

Residents speak out against the various dangers of unwanted Putnam pedestrian plaza imposed by unwanted FAB. Click Here to see the video

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Plaza Brought Down By Local Residents

By MONICA MORALESpix11.com8:17 p.m. EDT, August 23, 2011 BOROUGH PARK, NY (PIX11)— The people of Borough Park have spoken — they fought the City and won.  Four pedestrian plazas were taken out of Fort HamiltonParkway today. It turns out, instead of improving pedestrian access, some people … Continue reading

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FACT Continuing Conversation with FAB/DOT

Thank you FAB, for releasing your power point presentation on the Putnam pedestrian plaza proposal to CB2 of 06/21/2011. It has not been your way heretofore to share information beyond your board of directors. We hope this portends a new … Continue reading

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