Category Archives: NEWS OF THE WEEK

FACT Meeting Covered in the FortGreene-Clinton Hill Patch Online.

FACT Triangle Townhall Meeting that took place on Saturday at Putnam Triangle gets covered on the Patch website. And please leave a comment to help support the residents of Putnam to stop this unwanted green painted asphalt Plaza forced into … Continue reading

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FACT SATURDAY

  Neighborhood comes together to speak for itself at Putnam Triangle. Got anything to say? Say it loud and clear tomorrow it at the Putnam Triangle.  

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Leading Critic Steve Cuozzo of New York Post Blasts Pedestrian Plazas: Bad for Business, Bad for Pedestrians!

After two years of public silence, prominent Midtown business owners are speaking out over the ruinous impact of the 12-block-long pedestrian and bike lanes on Broadway north of 47th Street. David LettermanĀ ridiculed the result as a “petting zoo” for tourists … Continue reading

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Greene Hill Food Buying Club Letter Supporting Plaza as Recruitment Tool

FACT thanks Greene Hill Food Buying Club for sharing the letter of their support for the Putnam Avenue Pedestrian Plaza as solicited by FAB to send to DOT. FACT has formally requested the other letters backing the plaza that FAB … Continue reading

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Next FACT Townhall Meeting at Putnam Triangle Saturday July 16th 2011 5:30pm

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Greg Mocker Reports City Interference with B26 Bus: Channel 11 News 07/05/2011

FACT is pleased to inaugurate our brand new news-breaking blog with the story that Greg Mocker already broke on Channel 11 on July 5th about the complications already caused for the B26 bus as a result of FAB’s attempt to … Continue reading

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John Dew Accepts Petition Challenging Pedestrian Plaza on Putnam

Statement that accompanied the submission of petition with 1900 signers to Community Board 2 President John Dew on June 21st 2011 at CB2 Transportation Meeting I am pleased to present the neighbourhood petition contesting the proposed Putnam Avenue pedestrian plaza. … Continue reading

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