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Old 07-13-2018, 08:57 PM
Status: "Halloween! Can't wait." (set 10 days ago)
 
Location: Manhattan
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I have to say 311 is legit. I've had them come take care of some graffiti and the job actually got done!
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Old 07-13-2018, 08:59 PM
Status: "Halloween! Can't wait." (set 10 days ago)
 
Location: Manhattan
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I called 311 a few times and got the following taken care of on my block:

-illegal dumping removed
-sidewalk grates replaced
-streetlights replaced

BaM
Wow, impressive!
It warms my heart.
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Old 07-13-2018, 09:19 PM
 
Location: New York, NY
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they are making moves up north as well only a matter of time before we get hit just as hard
Who exactly is "they"? Williamsbridge, Wakefield, etc. haven't gentrified one bit.
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Old 07-13-2018, 09:25 PM
 
Location: In the heights
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Who exactly is "they"? Williamsbridge, Wakefield, etc. haven't gentrified one bit.
Probably starting from the South Bronx, especially Mott Haven. The same as all gentrification in Queens and Brooklyn where it's in relation to their commute time to the major employment centers in Manhattan versus the cost of rent per amount of space / amenities.
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Old 07-13-2018, 09:59 PM
 
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Probably starting from the South Bronx, especially Mott Haven. The same as all gentrification in Queens and Brooklyn where it's in relation to their commute time to the major employment centers in Manhattan versus the cost of rent per amount of space / amenities.
I wondee if the neighborhoods along the 4 and D will gentrify more quickly due to nicer housing stock.
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