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Breaking News: Community Advisors Suspend Board, January 31, 2010

Today, we learned that the Community Advisory Board (CAB) for the proposed project by Urban Pathways at 3469 Cannon Place voted to suspend activities, based on the a.k.a. 3482 Ft. Independence Street, met and voted unanimously to agree to suspend its activity. Copy of the letter is here: CAB_suspension_letter (PDF)

A compactor on Cannon Place?

A compactor on Cannon Place?

At first I wasn’t sure what this big green hunk of metal was now sitting in the Nursing Home driveway. Could it be a dumpster? A water tank? What is it? After further investigation it turns out that it is a hydraulic compactor used to crush garbage. I was surprised to see something this monstrous […]

Native Trails in the Bronx and Manhattan, map

History of the Town of King’s Bridge

Fascinating …… http://www.archive.org/stream/historyoftownofk00edsa#page/n0/mode/2up map in two pages History of the town of King..

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission Presentation

NYC Landmarks Preservation Commission Presentation

“It is clear that Olmsted’s intent in providing neighborhoods like Kingsbridge Heights with narrow, curvilinear streets was to assure that they would maintain their residential character, discourage inappropriate development, and preserve their existing natural beauty.” (See VI below) This is a power point:  Fort Independence Historic District This is a pdf of the power point:  […]

Position Paper on Supportive Housing and other statements

This will be the place we will put the comments from the community. If you spoke out and what to send us the statement, we will upload. Email to fipna@fipna.org. Thank you Position Statement on the Proposed Urban Pathway Statement Contextual Design Citywide Statement of Need page 11, 12 and 17

Looking at the Urban Institute Study, can we compare Denver with Bronx CB 8? Absolutely!

Economic & Demographic Data http://bit.ly/4viDXQ Denver County At A Glance Square Miles   …………………… 156.0 Population  ………………………  544,759 Median Age  …………………….   33.4 yrs. Households  …………………….. 240,181 Labor Force   ……………………   312,283 Number of Jobs   ………………..  425,692 Average Wage   …………………   $45,880 Student Enrollment (K-12)   ……  72,489 Denver Labor Force Total Labor Force:  Denver – 312,283, Denver Metro – 1,294,086 Employed:  Denver […]

FIPNA Press Releases on use of vacant lot in area for homeless

We are dedicated to preserving and improving the quality of life for residents of our historic community. It’s about the people who live here! FIPNA PR Vacant Lot 010510 FIPNA PR Vacant Lot 122209a

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