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Barclays Center truck on Dean Street and Carlton Avenue

Location: 
Dean Street and Carlton Avenue
When: 
March 24, 2014 - 7:30pm

A "Stage Call" truck passed through narrow Dean Street and turned left on Carlton Avenue tonight. Dean Street and Carlton Avenue are not legal truck routes.
The truck was headed to block 1129 where it apparently sat and idled until soon after I documented the idling.  At around 9:45 it left block 1129.
Video of truck driving down narrow Dean Street without a lot of room to spare during a church service:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jJM4T7wCzVQ&list=UU80z_6IGgNNMwtGZRmf02lQ

New bus idling; new truck idling

Location: 
Along Dean Street in Barclays Center Parking Lot
When: 
March 24, 2014 - 9:45pm

With the help of the 78th Precinct, the 7 buses idling along Dean Street this afternoon have moved to the Pacific Street side.  Thanks, 78th Precinct.  Unfortunately tonight a bus has also moved roughly 30 or 40 feet from the perimeter fence along Dean Street, and it appears to be idling.  I can smell the exhaust and hear it in my home.
Video of 3 minutes illegal idling:  
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ok3II6bBAGI&list=UU80z_6IGgNNMwtGZRmf02lQ
 

Idling Wrestlemania buses on block 1129

Location: 
Barclays Center parking lot along Dean Street fence
When: 
March 24, 2014 - 11:53am

Seven Wrestlemania buses are parked along the Dean Street fence in the Barclays Center parking lot.  When I walked by at 11:50 a good number of them ( I couldn't tell how many) were idling.  The smell of exhaust was palpable on the sidewalk.  
A video of one of the buses idling for more than 3 minutes can be found here:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WwypkqmBAgk&list=UU80z_6IGgNNMwtGZRmf02lQ
A photo is also attached.

2014-02-27 Barclays circus buses illegally idling +30 min + close 1 lane of traffic & park in B45 bus stop 1+hr

Location: 
620 Atlantic Ave from Ft Greene to 6th Ave & B45 bus stop
When: 
February 27, 2014 - 2:21pm

Barclays circus buses while illegally idling for over +30 min close 1 lane of traffic on Atlantic & park in B45 bus stop 1+hr (pic & on video) also makes unsafe condition for school children to have to walk in between idling parked buses.
http://youtu.be/vrP6fykcNuw
http://youtu.be/j2iQRbI9fJc
http://youtu.be/TMJY8szASds

2013-10-05 5ea 18 wheeler tractor trailers idle for now over 24 hrs on Barclays pad next to loading dock

Location: 
620 Atlantic Ave 6th & Dean St Barclays pad
When: 
October 5, 2013 - 8:02am

http://youtu.be/TcqT8_vedik
when the engine fan kicks in you can see the plant leaves move. I was told that the drivers were sleeping in the cabs.
 
 

2013-10-04 5ea 18 wheeler tractor trailers idle now after @ 1030pm on Barclays pad next to loading dock

Location: 
620 Atlantic Ave 6th & Dean St Barclays pad
When: 
October 4, 2013 - 10:33pm

http://youtu.be/JTq-shOKrGc
picture shows not on Barclays power grid
 
 

2013-10-04 5ea 18 wheeler tractor trailers idle for over 14 hrs on Barclays pad next to loading dock

Location: 
620 Atlantic Ave 6th & Dean St Barclays pad
When: 
October 4, 2013 - 7:49pm

5ea 18 wheeler tractor trailers idle for over 14 hrs straight on Barclays pad next to loading dock.
Picture shows what appears to be the drivers sitting on lawn chairs waiting.
http://youtu.be/W3h4oiGBS60
 
 
 

2013-10-04 5ea 18 wheeler tractor trailers idle for over 8 hrs on Barclays pad next to loading dock

Location: 
620 Atlantic Ave 6th & Dean St Barclays pad
When: 
October 4, 2013 - 2:38pm

http://youtu.be/8VKYNZPzKCg
2013-10-04 5ea 18 wheeler tractor trailers idle for over 8 hrs on Barclays pad; pictures show that they we not hooked up to land power.
 
 

Bus idling at fire hydrant on Carlton Avenue between Pacific and Dean Streets

Location: 
Carlton Avenue between Pacific and Dean Streets
When: 
September 11, 2013 - 2:20pm

The complaint and 311 number were forwarded by email to me from a Carlton Avenue resident.  The resident reports the complaint was filed because of the horrible smell.  It was parked in front of a fire hydrant by 524-526 Cartlon.  The bus was left empty.  The driver came back around 5 PM.  It was in this location from around 2 to around 5.  The resident took a photo that will be forwarded.
 
The information for the bus was forwarded as:
 

Saturday night: Black limos line up, back up and idle Dean Street, Carlton Avenue and Bergen Street

Location: 
Dean Street, Carlton Avenue, Bergen Street
When: 
August 25, 2013 - 10:28pm

As part of a plan, limos for celebrities at the VMAs are sent down Dean Street in the reverse direction.  They line up on the both sides of Dean Street between 6th and Carlton Avenues under people's homes, (see attached photos)
 
To reach Dean they travel down Carlton Avenue:
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6cZegFSFd2c&feature=c4-overview&list=UU80...
 
A limo parked on Bergen Street backs up against traffic to Carlton Avenue and joins the procession: