Category Archives: – Community Board 1

Mayor de Blasio’s New York: Thug repeatedly kicks old lady in head on subway

Update March 23, 2019- The NYPD arrested this man, named Marc Gomez. He has priors for marijuana and guns.

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Former BPCA board member Fernando Mateo to have state liquor license revoked at his La Marina

Far Right: Fernando Mateo, next to current board member Martha Gallo and ousted CFO Robert Serpico Update February 26, 2019- La

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BPCA board meeting today

February 26, 2019-

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City Council introduces sweeping reforms to end placard abuse corruption

February 11, 2019- BPTV has extensively covered the problem of placard abuse corruption that is rampant in the city. We even busted a real city judge doing it. 

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LeFrak hikes Gateway electric bills 700% in January

March 10, 2018- Letter to the Editor by NOYB Despite new windows and heating units, the electric bills for January across all buildings in Gateway Plaza were

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Tammy Meltzer prevents Japanese business from opening in BPC

Update February 15, 2019- Our reporting must have put the pressure on.

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Op-Ed demanding that bad drivers killing people be charged with manslaughter

January 27, 2019- by Steven E. Greer The streets

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Exclusive: Jeff Galloway led away in handcuffs to prison

Update September 24, 2015- Jeff Galloway was released from prison on September 18th, apparently.

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More bad reporting by the Broadsheet

January 8, 2019- The CB1 schmucks are opposing the absurd idea by Governor Cuomo to place a memorial

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Is it legal for the BPCA to “deputize” a private security guard to make arrests?

January 22, 2018- by Steven E. Greer At the January CB1 meeting, BPCA spokesperson Nick Sbordone announced that the BPCA planned to

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Former PEP offices at 21 West Thames to operate as illegal night club

Update November 26, 2018- The police have sealed the building prohibiting any property from being removed,

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Placard Abuse is Corruption; 2019 is The Year to End It

November 21, 2018- The following is an opinion piece by the anti-placard-abuse people at @placardabuse “In New York City, the people are betrayed by many conspiring groups. Dishonest drivers get away with

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BPCA grows tired of paying millions over many years to “repair” Asphalt Green water leak

The outdoor terrace that is leaking water onto the Asphalt Green facility November 28, 2018- BPTV has been the only source to report to report on the ongoing pork construction

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CB1 agenda: Port Authority plans to expand the noisy ferry services

12/5 Battery Park City Committee – 6:00 PM

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The BPCA’s unnecessary new office space opens in 200 Rector Place

Update November 10, 2018- The BPCA did a ribbon cutting this week. This space is nothing but a relocation of the office space for the Allied Universal Security, which already had offices on North End Avenue.

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Stop the Chop President John Dellaportas quoted in the WSJ about Amazon headquarters wanting to use helicopters

November 18, 2018- Local BPC resident John Dellaportas is quoted in the WSJ:

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The medical consequences of ferry boat diesel exhaust pollution to children’s lungs

Update November 12, 2018- Netflix has a series called Dirty Money. Episode 1 was about the Volkswagen diesel engine emissions scandal where the company rigged their engines to

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Essay: Sheer negligence allowed terrorist truck attack on Lower Manhattan

Update January 29, 2018- I told you so. We Inform. Victims of the Halloween ISIS attack are suing the city for negligence.

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CB1 meeting agenda for November 7, 2018

November 2, 2018- The CB1 meeting next week will have some interesting updates by Brookfield Place and

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Tour bus collides with car at dangerous West Thames and Battery Place intersection

July 18, 2014 (2:00 PM)- By Steven E. Greer, MD Today, at the infamous intersection of West Thames and Battery Place, where the DOT is in the process of installing safety measures,

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