Residents Press for Cleaner Gowanus (Brooklyn Paper)

Holidays Find Loan Crisis Spreading to Businesses and Neighbors – Williamsbridge, the Bronx (NY Times)

Columbia: No Evictions in Expansion (Daily News)

On Vigilant Streets, a Closely Watched Plan – Greenwich Village (NY Times)

Where the Flophouse Once Ruled, a Call to Go Slow – The Bowery (NY Times)

Officer’s Row: Let’s Have Our Cake and Eat it Too – Brooklyn Navy Yards – coverage of last week’s hearing (Brownstoner)

Envrionmentally Friendly City Ferries On Agenda (NY Sun)

photo of Gowanus Canal by L Tauber