News and ongoing work

Crown Heights project underway

June 9, 2017: Work is starting on the interior renovation to a Crown Heights gem on St Johns Street.

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The project will examine a reworking of the bathrooms and kitchens, heating and air conditioning while maintaining the extraordinary original details and woodwork inside.

St Felix Street extension is taking shape

June 1, 2017: Work is advanding quickly on this home in the Brooklyn Academy of Music Historic District.

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The design was approved by the NYC Landmarks Commission in mid-summer 2016.

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Lakeshore Form Based Code is presented to the city.

March 1, 2017: Christopher Stienon conducted a training session on the new zoning prototype and form based code to City Planning officials at city hall in Gary, Indiana.

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There are already studies underway to upgrade the train station. A temporary closure of Route 12 was proposed by the community to test the proposal and prepare for the eventual rerouting of this highway.

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