Federal aid for NY and NJ, Biden surveys damage in Queens, & more

By Emily Myers | September 7, 2021 - 10:30AM 


President Joe Biden will visit Queens to see some of the damage caused by the remnants of Hurricane Ida first hand (abc7NY)

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer has announced her opposition to the current plan to rezone SoHo and NoHo (Commerical Observer)

Transit advocates want the $2.1 billion AirTrain project scrapped, saying the route between LaGuardia and Queens doesn't make sense (New York Post)

Sales of apartments in new developments are up 109 percent from a year ago and 88 percent from August 2019 (The Real Deal)

The grocery chain Trader Joe's is opening a new store in Williamsburg (Greenpointers)


Emily Myers

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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.

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