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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

2012-02-18 Barclays Arena contractor blocks bus stop by dropping trailer & leaving it behind creates potential serious tragedy

Location: 
Bus stop @ SE corner of Atlantic Ave & 6th Ave
When: 
February 18, 2012 - 3:57pm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JxM89fGFB5s
2012-02-18 Barclays Arena contractor blocks bus stop by dropping trailer on a public street & leaving it & not using the official staging area on Pacific St between Vanderbilt Ave & Carlton Ave most of Saturday afternoon.
00:12 woman with balloons & small child in red coat crosses Atlantic Ave SB east side of 6th Ave to catch the bus
00:36 they must walk in-between the MTA bus & trailer

2012-02-21 LIRR Vanderbilt earth mover blocks Pacific St traffic - causes extremely dangerous reversing maneuver by traffic

Location: 
Mid block Pacific St bet Carlton Ave & 6th Ave
When: 
February 21, 2012 - 8:55am

LIRR Vanderbilt earth mover advances from official staging area between Vanderbilt & Carlton while NYC Sanitation truck is picking up on south side of Pacific St clearly the LIRR Vanderbilt earth mover cannot ‘fit’ to successfully pass but advances and blocks traffic. Traffic brings attention to congestion by honking.

2012-02-17 same construction related cars & motorcycle park on sidewalk across from Barclays Arena & on 6th Ave bridge

Location: 
SW corner of Pacific & 6th Ave
When: 
February 17, 2012 - 5:06pm

2012-02-17 same construction related cars & motorcycle park on sidewalk across from Barclays Arena & on 6th Ave bridge
 
1) Car plate number CUK-4029 NY illegally parks wrong way blocking the LIRR turn lane & red no standing zone
 
2) SUV illegally parking & illegally idles for extended periods, 3~5 hours many days a week waiting for Barclays construction workers. The license plate of the vehicle is BRX-5206 NY