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2012-03-07 Vibrations felt in residential building as heavy equipment works in LIRR Vanderbilt rail yard 311 - 3405306

Location: 
Vanderbilt rail yards behind 718 Atlantic Ave
When: 
March 7, 2012 - 8:52am

Vibrations felt in residential building as heavy equipment works in LIRR Vanderbilt rail yard
Residents @ 700 Pacific St’s 171 unit residential building feel vibrations over many hours as heavy equipment operates in Barclays Arena - Vanderbilt rail yard reconfiguration project. Residents infer that the accelerated working hours 6am to 3am 7 days a week is contributing to the increased number of heavy earth movers operating in the rail yard. see pictures in previous report below.
Complaint number - 3405306
Previous report:

2012-03-06 Hole in LIRR Vanderbilt rail yard fence near NW corner of Carlton Ave & Pacific St

Location: 
near NW corner of Carlton Ave & Pacific St
When: 
March 6, 2012 - 10:21pm

2012-03-06 Hole in LIRR Vanderbilt rail yard fence near NW corner of Carlton Ave & Pacific St creating an ‘attractive nuisance’ for the community.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_gACd2bpkOY

2012-03-06 Three Barclays Arena dump trucks use Dean St (residential St), not a truck route

Location: 
Dean St bet 6th Ave & Vanderbilt
When: 
March 6, 2012 - 10:18am

2012-03-06 Three Barclays Arena dump trucks use Dean St residential St, not a truck route & travel from 6th Ave to Vanderbilt Ave.
First green truck has no CP number on mid tail gate
Red truck AN-4700
2nd green truck AN-294J – CP37

2012-03-06 Dust from Barclays Arena dump truck @ 6th Ave & Pacific St entrance spews into nearby residential community

Location: 
6th Ave & Pacific St gate/entrance
When: 
March 6, 2012 - 10:31am

2012-03-06 Dust from Barclays Arena dump truck @ 6th & Pacific entrance spews into nearby residential community since early morning.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nRAGsY-E3Ms
 

2012-03-05 New 'No Parking' North side Pacific St temp regulation signs installed : starting Monday March 5th 2012

Location: 
Pacific St 100 ft west starting @ Carlton Ave
When: 
March 5, 2012 - 3:27pm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KT-T3okHrpo
New ‘No Parking’ north side Pacific St temp regulation signs being installed from Carlton Ave approximately 100 feet west, sign will be posted. Not known how long it will remain in effect.
To reconstruct the Carlton Ave Bridge.

2012-03-01 Barclays Arena dump truck blocks lane & illegally idles on 6th Ave & creates dangerous traffic conditions

Location: 
6th Ave near Pacific St
When: 
March 1, 2012 - 12:23pm

2012-03-01 Barclays Arena dump truck blocks lane & illegally idles on 6th Ave & creates dangerous traffic conditions
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BRGVMrMnoRE
00:17 car traveling on north bound (towards Atlantic Mall) on 6th Ave traffic lane must veer into oncoming traffic on 6th Ave south bound traffic lane
01:21 person with blue helmet stops to take picture of arena

Incessant Hammering at 10:45 PM

Location: 
Opposite 618 Dean Street in the staging area
When: 
February 28, 2012 - 10:45pm

After hours loud hammering is a public nuisance and is contributing to the rapid deterioration of the quality of life DSBA members had come to enjoy before Barclay's construction began. Young children are woken from their sleep, or cannot get to sleep because of all the noise!

2012-02-26 electric access panel from traffic light @ Barclays Arena entrance open allowing access & exposing electrical wiring

Location: 
SW corner of 6th Ave & Pacific St
When: 
February 26, 2012 - 4:08pm

Again electric access panel from traffic light open allowing access & exposing electrical wiring located @ the Barclays Arena entrance @ SW corner of 6th Ave & Pacific St
 
previously reported:
http://www.atlanticyardswatch.net/node/569
 

2012-02-22 Lose & excess blacktop from Barclays Arena work litters public street & sidewalk: very unsafe for bike traffic

Location: 
6th Ave bridge & various areas around Barclays Arena
When: 
February 22, 2012 - 1:19pm

2012-02-22 Lose & excess blacktop from Barclays Arena work litters public street & sidewalk: very unsafe for bike traffic

2012-02-22 LIRR maintenance truck parks on sidewalk & greatly reduces safety for pedestrians or those with wheels

Location: 
NE corner of 6th Ave & Pacific St
When: 
February 22, 2012 - 2:18pm

2012-02-22 LIRR maintenance truck parks on sidewalk & reduces safety for pedestrians because the sidewalk on this peculiar NE corner of 6th Ave & Pacific is extremely narrow with the gate & access ramp into the rail yard is always wide open & makes pedestrians step into the active Pacific St, this even occurs when no trucks park on the sidewalk. View previous report:
2012-01-29 pedestrian moves into street because again LIRR gate unlocked & open @ 1:30am