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Arena truck blocks intersection & continued use of 6th Ave & Pacific St as non official staging area & smoke

Location: 
Intersection of 6th Ave & Pacific St
When: 
September 26, 2011 - 7:00am

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DAHH_qTdi6c

00:00 Atlantic Yards dump truck parked in red no standing total time in this video segment 06:47 of dump truck illegally queuing & parking in red "No Standing Only" in oncoming traffic lane & illegally idles

00:24 A Atlantic Yards dump truck parked inside official staging area then later (05:47) advances & parks in temp no parking zone that were created because of the bridge work on the north side of Pacific St & Carlton Ave making that area not wide enough to turn in either direction currently for anything other than a car

01:50 arena tractor truck w/o trailer that will block 6th Ave & Pacific St enters Pacific St from official staging area, why was the truck released if the arena was not ready for them?

02:19 arena tractor truck w/o trailer fails to stop @ "Stop Here on Red Light"

02:27 arena tractor truck w/o trailer advances to arena gate because no flaggers only to stop & block 6th Ave traffic in both directions creating a hazardous driving area

03:16 white SUV has green light but is blocked by tractor truck w/o trailer waiting to enter arena but no flaggers

03:17 notice the mysterious large plume of blue smoke above the arena gate waiting to enter arena but no flaggers

03:21 notice cars having to swerve to avoid the tractor truck w/o trailer

03:28 another construction cinder block truck fails to stop @ stop here @ red light

03:39 another SUV veers into oncoming traffic to maneuver around tractor truck w/o trailer waiting to enter arena but no flaggers

03:46 the entire public area of the intersection is block by arena bound trucks @ 6th Ave & Pacific St

04:19 all SB/NB traffic veers into oncoming traffic to maneuver around tractor truck w/o trailer waiting to enter arena but no flaggers

04:24 arena construction worker enters & travels wrong way EB on Pacific St looking for parking

04:31 arena construction worker travels wrong way EB on Pacific St looking for parking must take evasive action to avoid an oncoming box truck & car

0:432 arena tractor truck w/o trailer that was blocking 6th Ave & Pacific St finally enters arena

05:47 dump truck parked inside official staging area advances & parks in temp no parking zone that were created because of the bridge work on the north side of Pacific St & Carlton Ave because that area is not wide enough to turn in either direction on Pacific St (EB/WB) currently creates a very narrow traffic lane.

The vast numerous other reported violations:

http://atlanticyardswatch.net/node/312

http://www.atlanticyardswatch.net/node/309 part 1

http://www.atlanticyardswatch.net/node/310 part 2

http://www.atlanticyardswatch.net/node/188

http://www.atlanticyardswatch.net/node/233

http://www.atlanticyardswatch.net/node/250

http://www.atlanticyardswatch.net/node/218

http://www.atlanticyardswatch.net/node/197

http://www.atlanticyardswatch.net/node/269

http://www.atlanticyardswatch.net/node/221

Severity
The nature of the threat posed by the incident or impact.
People: 
Extended community
Frequency: 
Ongoing
Impact: 
Personal injury
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Priority: -> normal
State: -> Pending
Client: -> Public
Assigned: unassigned -> dkim

 

We do see the severity of the issue regarding this issue.  Please also refer to the forum board http://www.atlanticyardswatch.net/node/320 as we are trying to create greater awareness regarding this issue and other similar cases.  Hopefully, this sense of urgency can lead to possible mitigation measures.