Post Tagged with: "Millbrook Houses"

A group of residents and developers surveys an abandoned gas station on 138th St. on June 26.

Developers eye public housing

Business, Housing July 2, 2013 at 8:07 pm 2 comments

Feds ask residents to help plan sweeping change On a walking tour of Mott Haven in June, residents were asked to think big about the kinds of improvements they would want to see a federal development project bring to the neighborhood in the near future. But although they acknowledged thereRead More

Participatory budgeting votes tallied

Government April 23, 2013 at 5:18 pm 0 comments

Councilwoman doubles initial allocation to $1.9 million for this year’s projects.

Police beat: Dec. 17-23

Police, Uncategorized December 30, 2012 at 11:40 am 0 comments

Shooting A nighttime shooting on Park Avenue was captured on the security cameras of a nearby strip club, police said. Just before 4 a.m. on Dec. 23, a 29-year-old man walking past Sin City was shot twice in the leg from behind, according to the Bronx District Attorney’s office. TrevorRead More

Police beat: Nov 5-11

Police beat: Nov 5-11

Police November 16, 2012 at 4:25 pm 1 comment

Shooting on East 138 Street A 26-year-old man was shot by an unknown assailant as he walked out of the K Lounge on the Third Ave and East 138th Street at 4 a.m. on Nov. 11, police said. The victim was treated at Lincoln Hospital. No arrest has been made.Read More

Group digs in against FreshDirect

Group digs in against FreshDirect

Environment, Government September 9, 2012 at 2:37 pm 2 comments

Mott Haven residents suing FreshDIrect to ensure pollution concerns are addressed, will urge more residents to join in their fight for stricter environmental measures.

Participatory budgeting votes are in

Participatory budgeting votes are in

Government, Housing, Parks April 4, 2012 at 8:28 am 1 comment

Millbrook Houses in Mott Haven will get long-awaited improvements to its playground on St. Ann’s Avenue, and public housing projects across the neighborhood will receive new tamper-proof security cameras as part of the city’s first-ever participatory budgeting initiative.

Participatory budgeting set for March vote

Participatory budgeting set for March vote

Government, Housing, Politics March 1, 2012 at 6:29 pm 1 comment

Ray Figueroa would like to see a solar-powered greenhouse at Millbrook Houses in Mott Haven, with a farmer’s market that would be run by young people from the neighborhood. Some want designated barbecue areas, while others want the streetlights fixed. These were among dozens of initiatives Mott Haven residents serving asRead More