The DOB Active Major Construction map provides an automated daily update of all currently active New Building and Alteration Type 1 Enlargement permits. // Image courtesy of DOB

DOB Debuts Interactive Construction Map

Thanks to a new tool from the Department of Buildings, you can find out exactly what’s going on above the scaffolding that just went up on your block.  

At more than 6,300 other work sites, too.

The DOB launched an interactive Active Major Construction map that allows curious residents to view all active major construction sites, with buildings on the map categorized by square footage, estimated cost and the proposed number of units with larger points denoting higher values.

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Children play in Gantry Plaza State Park, which hosts a Bluegrass concert tonight at 7 pm // Eagle photo by Katie Finkowski

Your Library Card is Now Your Museum Pass and the City Hosts a Workers’ Rights Forum. It’s Queens Today.

QUEENS DAILY EAGLE News, events, sports and politics from the world’s most diverse urban center TUESDAY, JULY 17, 2018  The

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Rendering of the affordable housing complex coming to Beach 21st Street // NYCEDC

Richards, City Announce 670 Affordable Units in Rezoned Rockaway

By Jonathan Sperling So far, New York City has upheld its affordable housing commitments in Far Rockaway. Nearly a year

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The Rezoning Commitment Tracker plots the projects planned for Downtown Far Rockaway // Credit: NYC.gov

With Rezoning Tracker Tool, Communities Keep Tabs on City’s Growth

By Jonathan Sperling Massive upzonings underway in Downtown Far Rockaway and several other low-income neighborhoods have fueled concerns about gentrification and

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