A legal battle over the Queens D.A., Guggenheim given UNESCO World Heritage status, & more

By Emily Myers | July 9, 2019 - 11:00AM 

The Queens D.A. race is headed towards a manual recount and court battle (Gothamist)

Frank Lloyd Wright’s Guggenheim Museum has been named a UNESCO World Heritage site (Curbed NY)

The Belmont Park mega-project will now include a $105 million full-service stop on the Long Island Railroad (press release)

The city has failed to force repairs or move kids out of NYCHA apartments with lead paint (NY Post)

Bed-Stuy townhouse remodel hits a low by butchering the exterior with HVAC compressors (Brownstoner)

If you need a tool to prove how unpredictable your subway commute is—here it is (New York Times)


Emily Myers

Senior Writer/Podcast Producer

Emily Myers is a senior writer, podcast host, and producer at Brick Underground. She studied journalism at the University of the Arts, London, and graduated with a MA Honors degree in English Literature from the University of Edinburgh. As host of the Brick Underground podcast she has earned three awards from the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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