Post Tagged with: "Pratt Center for Community Development"

Proposed Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Routes (Photo courtesy of Pratt Center for Community Development via Brooklyn Bureau)

Bus Rapid Transit in Brooklyn Could Promote Growth

Brooklyn, Economy, Transportation January 10, 2014 at 3:26 pm

The Pratt Center for Community Development proposes eight new Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) routes in Brooklyn to help workers in transit-deficient neighborhoods get to where the jobs are, Brooklyn Bureau reports.

Socorro Sánchez, owner of a botanica at 103rd Street in Corona. (Photo by Antonia Colodro via Queens Latino)

Corona Shops Struggle to Stay Afloat

Business, Economy, Latino, Queens December 26, 2012 at 10:51 pm

QueensLatino visited 103rd Street between Roosevelt and 39th Avenues in Corona, Queens, to find out how Latino business owners are being affected by the still-lingering economic crisis.