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Parlour Condominiums at 243 Fourth Avenue in Park Slope (Credit: Google Maps)

Scaffolding on 12-story Park Slope condo project collapses, injures 3

High winds tore down scaffolding at an under-construction condo building in Park Slope Sunday afternoon, injuring three people. The...

Corey Johnson’s MTA reform plan targets controversial Scaffold Law

Corey Johnson’s MTA reform plan targets controversial Scaffold Law

City Council Speaker Corey Johnson’s plan to reform the MTA would include changing the city’s Scaffold Law, which places...

Former model sues Soho landlords for $50M after scaffolding falls on her

Former model sues Soho landlords for $50M after scaffolding falls on her

A former model is suing the owners of 568 Broadway in Soho for $50 million after poles and sheets...

There’s some good looking scaffolding coming to NYC. Seriously!

There’s some good looking scaffolding coming to NYC. Seriously!

At times it feels like approximately 70 percent of Manhattan is covered in scaffolding, so why not try to...

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DOB map shows 280 miles of scaffolding in the city

The Department of Buildings is tracking the city’s ubiquitous “sidewalk sheds” as officials push to root out those that...

Four workers rescued after Inwood scaffolding collapse

Four workers rescued after Inwood scaffolding collapse

After scaffolding collapsed at a six-story apartment building in Inwood, four construction workers were left dangling. The workers, who...

Record amount of scaffolding covers NYC

Record amount of scaffolding covers NYC

In New York, scaffolding seems omnipresent and everlasting. It’s an eyesore that, beyond obscuring pleasing building façades, cause pedestrian traffic jams. And now, there is a record amount of scaffolding covering city sidewalks.

Man dies after falling 9 stories at Four Seasons hotel

Man dies after falling 9 stories at Four Seasons hotel

UPDATED, 1:50 p.m., Dec. 31: A 24-year-old man died Wednesday night after falling nine stories at the Four Seasons hotel in...

Worker dies after fall at UES co-op building

Worker dies after fall at UES co-op building

UPDATED, 6:48 p.m., Sept. 1: A worker died Tuesday afternoon after falling 13 floors from scaffolding at the Sherman Towers co-op...

City hidden behind 189 miles of scaffolds: OPINION

City hidden behind 189 miles of scaffolds: OPINION

By coincidence, two articles have appeared nearly simultaneously on the website of the New York Times having to do...

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