Preventing deadly floods in Queens, 300 apartments for Gowanus, & more

By Austin Havens-Bowen | July 20, 2022 - 10:30AM

Central Queens needs 120 acres of rain gardens and other absorbent green spaces to prevent dangerous basement flooding seen during Hurricane Ida (City Limits)

Developers get funding for a mixed-use developement at 404 and 420 Carroll St. in newly rezoned Gowanus that will include 300 apartments (The Real Deal)

An Upper West Side advocacy group lobbies for a citywide residential parking permit system (

An affordable housing lottery launches for 18 apartments in East Harlem (New York YIMBY)

New York City extends public pool hours during the heat wave (Gothamist) 

How to style your coffee table like a designer (The New York Times)


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