Posts Tagged ‘noise’

East Side No Longer Quietest Neighborhood

Written by Katya Johns on . Posted in News Our Town, News Our Town Downtown, News West Side Spirit

Second Avenue subway construction increases noise on East Side; downtown still hotspot for loud zones With the New York Philharmonic Concerts in the Park season now behind us, it could seem like an interminable wait before the next season of free concerts, but fear not, because there is a public program that will continue to [&hellip
[ read more... ]

54 Comments

Stemming Subway Noise

Written by admin on . Posted in Opinion and Column

To the Editor: I would like to comment on the July 16 article concerning subway noise (Education Update, “Subway Noise Can Damage Hearing”). More than a year, I addressed a letter to Mayor Bloomberg about two types of subway noise. I received no response. I am hoping that your article and/or this letter will motivate someone [&hellip
[ read more... ]

Be the first to comment on this post

HELICOPTER FOLLOW-UP

Written by admin on . Posted in News West Side Spirit, Notes From the Neighborhood west side spirit

With complaints from Manhattan constituents increasing, Rep. Jerrold Nadler recently reached out to the Federal Aviation Administration to discuss the noise and disruption caused by helicopters flying over New York City. Nadler’s office said that the Congressman is working with the FAA to organize a follow-up meeting to a January roundtable discussion focused on the [&hellip
[ read more... ]

Be the first to comment on this post

..