Press Releases

Press Release #08-033

Contact: Seth Solomonow/Craig Chin (DOT): (212) 442-7033

Street Cleaning Regulations Suspended in Parts of Red Hook Starting Sept. 8th as Dot Starts Final Phase of Sign replacement Project

New regulations will take effect in parts of Boerum Hill, Carroll Gardens and other areas west of Court Street starting Sept. 15th

Effective Monday, September 8th, Street Cleaning/Alternate Side Parking (ASP) Regulations will be temporarily suspended in parts of Red Hook west of Hamilton Avenue in Brooklyn's Community Board 6 for three to four weeks as the Department of Transportation (DOT) installs 1,400 signs with new, reduced street-cleaning regulations. This is the fourth and final phase of the project to change approximately 8,000 signs throughout the community board.

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