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Pickleball, Dog Run Coming To Plaza Under Brooklyn Bridge

The lots sandwiching the Brooklyn Bridge will reopen for the first time in 15 years.

June 12, 2024

Mega-Cars Violate Brooklyn Bridge Weight Ban with Impunity

The city does virtually nothing to stop the onslaught of excessively heavy vehicles on our roads and bridges.

March 27, 2024

Evicted Brooklyn Bridge Vendors Have Relocated To DUMBO

"We’re in New York City, it’s crowded every-goddamn-where," one vendor said when told neighbors are complaining.

January 9, 2024

Plaza Near Brooklyn Bridge to Become Sports and Rec Space

Paddle ball and a dog run might be coming to the Brooklyn Bridge soon.

January 5, 2024

Thursday’s Headlines: Vendors Vamoose Edition

Mayor Adams took an exuberant a victory dance over the mostly poor or veteran Brooklyn Bridge vendors on Wednesday. Plus other news.

January 4, 2024

New Year’s Leave! City To Kick Vendors Off Bridges Tomorrow

The vendors will be cleared off of the historic span on Wednesday.

January 2, 2024

New Bill Would Allow Some Street Vendors on Bridges Amid Push for Total Ban

“I believe strongly that a full ban on vendors is not necessary,” Council Member Gale Brewer said on Wednesday.

December 15, 2023

Bridge Vending Ban Gains Public Support As Vendors Beg For Compromise

The street vendor "span ban" got a lot of support at a public hearing Wednesday.

November 16, 2023

City Seeks All-Out Ban on Vendors on Every Bridge

The city seeks a "span ban" — thanks to vending overcrowding on the Brooklyn Bridge.

October 6, 2023