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2014-12-14 Concert bus parks on sidewalk & idles over 3 min

Location: 
SW corner of Pacific St & 6th Ave
When: 
December 14, 2014 - 8:55pm

http://youtu.be/deE-_0pG27o
 
 

2014-12-14 Barclays 18 wheel tractor trailer idles for over 2 hrs on Sunday morning & parks in B65 bus stop

Location: 
SW corner of 6th Ave & Dean St B65 bus stop
When: 
December 14, 2014 - 11:23am

@ 8:30am and still there @ 10:30am Barclays 18 wheel tractor trailer idles for over 2 hrs & parks in & blocks B65 bus stop and blocks resident from using their parking space. There were several more tractor trailer trucks & buses ilding also. see attached photos.
http://youtu.be/p0vVi77FqjI

Nighttime Dust on Atlantic Avenue at 6th Avenue

Location: 
Atlantic Avenue at 6th Avenue
When: 
October 3, 2014 - 11:00pm

The attached photos were provided to me by a resident who lives near the work.  The resident says the photos are from 11 PM or later.  The concerns about dust, and the photos, were provided to me long after the incident documented here.
 
I understand 311 complaints related to the problem with dust in this location were filed.
 
 

Dust at Atlantic Avenue and 6th Avenue

Location: 
Atlantic Avenue at 6th Avenue
When: 
September 23, 2014 - 9:14am

I have heard numerous complaints about dust due to the work in this location.  The 311 complaint for this incident was filed at the time the problem was observed, only the filing of the complaint on AYW is delayed.
 
There was significant dust blowing out of the work site across Atlantic Avenue toward Atlantic Terrace.  Although the worker says what I was witnessing was not dust, it sure looked like it to me.
 
Video of the dust:  
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Xb9vS2EKPs&list=UU80z_6IGgNNMwtGZRmf02lQ
 

Undisclosed weekend work and equipment idling

Location: 
West side of block 1129
When: 
November 22, 2014 - 1:58am

The contractor Russo worked on equipment inside block 1129 on a Saturday although no weekend work was disclosed in the relevant Two-Week Look-ahead.  
 
There was very loud metal on metal banging and several pieces of equipment were left idling.  
 
The equipment was idling for longer than 3 minutes.  I did not have time to call 311.  The idling continued throughout the course of the 2 videos that follow, both longer than 3 minutes.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w31zcVL4zyQ&list=UU80z_6IGgNNMwtGZRmf02lQ

2014-11-28 2ea 18 wheeler tractors for steel delivery idles for more than 45 min & still idling

Location: 
620 Atlantic B3 site - 6th Ave & Dean st
When: 
November 28, 2014 - 9:11am

18 wheeler tractor for steel delivery idles for more than 45 min and still ilding
http://youtu.be/wieFV4shQi4

Dust from Weinstein demolition

Location: 
752 Pacific/Pacific Street between Carlton Avenue and Vanderbilt
When: 
October 31, 2014 - 1:00pm

It is probably hard to demolish a building without causing dust, and the Weinstein building at 752 Pacific Street is a case in point.  The dust is blowing through the building in the direction of Dean Street and Carlton Avenue.  It is visible blowing across the whole lot to the street.  I am not sure how much is captured by the video I am posting because dust is hard to capture by video, especially if viewed on youtube.  You should be able to see the dust blowing out of the upper windows on the Dean and Carlton side of the building and blowing toward the street.

2014-10-16 3 ea Barclays 18 wheel tractor trailers stage, illegally idle over 15 min & block 6th Ave bet Dean St & Atlantic Ave

Location: 
6th Ave SB bet Atlantic & Dean
When: 
October 16, 2014 - 10:52am

2014-10-16 3 ea Barclays 18 wheel tractor trailers stage, illegally idle over 15 min & block 6th Ave bet Dean St & Atlantic Ave
http://youtu.be/zyuwsADWsXI
1) Truck drivers near Atlantic stand outside truck and chat while idling
2) Truck driver bet Dean St & Pacific walks around his rig & works & adjusts equipment while idling
3) S/B Fire truck can't maneuver because not enough room
4) School bus blocked
5) Honking
6) no flaggers

2014-10-08 work @ B3 until 9pm

Location: 
Dean St & 6th Ave B3 site
When: 
October 8, 2014 - 9:00pm

2014-10-08 work @ B3 until 9pm
http://youtu.be/yUU4vWPih1I
 

2014 10 08 several 18 wheeler stages on 6th Ave blocks traffic & idles over 15 min

Location: 
6th Ave SB bet Pacific & Dean
When: 
October 8, 2014 - 8:38am

No flaggers several (picture attached) 18 wheeler for B3 site work blocks traffic and causes bus full of children who's driver view is blocked must travel into on comining traffic.
http://youtu.be/uMdm-VWAQUE
00:57 blocks traffic and causes bus full of children who's driver view is blocked must travel into on comining traffic.