Posts Tagged ‘Brooklyn Tech’


80 DeKalb: Call 311…

October 2, 2007

Morning Traffic on Forest City Ratner’s sidewalkI guess that when you’re building a 405 foot tall building on a teeny weeny little lot, you don’t leave yourself much room to park delivery trucks, let pedestrians use the sidewalk, etc.

I’ve included a photo of Brooklyn Tech students having to walk into oncoming traffic in order to get around a delivery truck and a better photo of morning foot traffic in the “sidewalk” that Forest City Ratner has built for our use.

I’ve already called 311 to complain and I urge all of you to as well. It only takes a few minutes and maybe, if the city responds to the complaints, could mean keeping an accident from happening there.


 Update: Here’s an article on the building in the Brooklyn Eagle…

Walking around a truck