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From the latest Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park Construction Alert: crane work may close intersection; steel deliveries to be staged on sidewalks

The latest Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park Construction Update (botton), for the weeks beginning October 27 and November 3, was released yesterday by Empire State Development, after preparation by Greenland Forest City Partners.

Notably, while the Atlantic Avenue crane has been installed, additional electrical wiring is required that may require the temporary closure of the 6th and Atlantic Avenue intersection. The update says that notification will be given to the community.

Arena Green Roof

Installation of the sidewalk bridge along Atlantic Avenue is supposed to commence during this reporting period, but it was supposed to start during the previous reporting period, according to the previous update.

Steel deliveries for the roof construction were supposed to begin yesterday to the cranes at both the B3 and Atlantic Avenue crane locations. The previous alert said the steel deliveries were supposed to begin October 22.

This new alert discloses, for the first time, that deliveries to the B3 crane location will be staged on the Dean Street and 6th Avenue sidewalks.

LIRR Yard Activities - Block 1120 & 1121

Pacific Street between 6th Avenue and Carlton Avenue has been restored to two-way traffic and drilling of SOE [support of excavation] minipiles under the east side of the 6th Avenue Bridge has been completed.

Block 1129

Additional soil characterization borings required to facilitate soil disposal related to future building construction at the B14 site within Block 1129 will be completed during this reporting period. It was supposed to be completed during the previous period.

 Interior demolition of 752 Pacific Street will be completed during this reporting period and full demolition of the building will commence immediately after. A construction fence will be installed around the demolition site prior to commencement of full demolition

While the parking lot will remain open, its operation will be shifted to the eastern end of the lot so as not to conflict with the demolition.

How to Reach Pacific Park Brooklyn Community Liaison Office (CLO)

The Community Liaison Office has been relocated to Atlantic Center, 625 Atlantic Avenue. Located on the 3rd floor, visitors seeking the office should enter through the mall entrance located at the corner of Atlantic Avenue and So. Portland Avenue. The CLO’s hours are M-F from 9am – 4pm and the phone number, 866-923-5315 and email, communityliaison@pacificparkbrooklyn.com remains the same.

If you have any questions please contact Nicole Jordan ESD’s Manager, Pacific Park Brooklyn Project Community/Government Relations at 212-803-3736 or AtlanticYards@esd.ny.gov


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