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5 Ways to Enjoy the Waterfront at Brooklyn Army Terminal

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Did you know that the Brooklyn Army Terminal (BAT) has a landscaped waterfront esplanade and plaza? Though BAT is mostly known for its modern manufacturing space, there is also a large public recreation area right behind the iconic, century-old buildings. Equipped with lounge chairs, picnic tables, and trees, this scenic stretch of the NYC harbor is also home to the Sunset Park NYC Ferry stop. Best of all, it’s open 365 days a year, from sunrise to sunset! Here are a few ways to take advantage of this space:

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How the Brooklyn Army Terminal is Leading Modern Industry in NYC

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When the Brooklyn Army Terminal (BAT) was first built in 1918, the US was nearing the end of WWI and needed a facility to ship soldiers and supplies from the East Coast to Europe. But architect Cass Gilbert, who designed New York’s famous Woolworth Building and the US Supreme Court Building, wasn’t just thinking about the war—he was thinking about the future. By designing BAT with open, versatile spaces, he enabled it to become much more than an army base.

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As the Brooklyn Army Terminal Turns 100, Glimpsing the Future of Industry in NYC

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The industrial campus in Sunset Park, Brooklyn, celebrates the past 100 years and leads the way toward the future of industry in New York City.

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2017 Sunset Park Waterfront District Transportation Study

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Findings of the 2017 transportation study conducted in Brooklyn's Sunset Park Neighborhood

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Employment on the Rise in New York City

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February 23, 2017Employment on the Rise in New York City

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The Made in NY Campus at Bush Terminal

Anticipated to open in 2021, the Made in NY Campus will help synergize creative manufacturing uses and provide affordable, best-in-class industrial facilities for garment manufacturing, film and media production, and related services and industries.

BQX: Putting Your Ideas to Work!

Over 500 of you told us how we can make Brooklyn-Queens Connector even better - and we're putting your thoughts into action. This is what you said.

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Coney Island Amphitheater

The Coney Island Amphitheater will be a seasonal concert venue with approximately 5,000 seats and 2.41 acres of outdoor space.

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Red Hook Integrated Flood Protection Feasibility Study

The Red Hook IFPS Project is an important part of Mayor de Blasio’s multilayered resiliency plan that the City is implementing around the five boroughs.

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Inside House of Juice's New Brooklyn Storefront

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House of Juice is a graduate of MGB Pops, and recently launched its first storefront space in Prospect Lefferts Gardens! We spoke with owner Danii Oliver about the business's next steps.