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2012-01-29 Sunday Overnight construction & street closure not disclosed on last ESD Construction Alert Post 2 up to 8am

Location: 
6th Ave & Atlantic - Barclays Arena & Vanderbilt rail yards
When: 
January 29, 2012 - 1:30am

Extended overnight construction, rail yard lights & street closure not disclosed on ESD Construction Alert from 2012-01-28 11pm until 8am 2012-01-29

Nowhere in the last two-week Atlantic Yards Construction Alert, dated 1/16/12, that was distributed by Empire State Development (after preparation by developer Forest City Ratner) indicated that overnight closure of traffic lanes & staging on Atlantic Ave with all night construction with the entire bank of Vanderbilt rail yard lights on was scheduled for Saturday night (2012-01-28)
 
2012-01-29 3:40am Barclays tractor uses residential street like S Portland that is not a truck route
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMa4dSeDulk
2012-01-29 3:47am Constructions worker inspects area
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qlgjd69HmNA
2012-01-29 4:30 am Barclays tractor trailer speeding/hauling ass after u-turn & must use 'Jake' brake again in a no air brake zone next to a residential NABE's? Ft Green/Prospect Heights
01:43 starts @ his u-turn
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3whfBPU4Q4M
2012-01-29 4:45 am Barclays tractor trailer uses 'Jake' brake again in a no air brake zone next to a residential NABE's? Ft Green/Prospect Heights
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S-PRUFmpGpE
2012-01-29 5:00 am Vanderbilt rail yards transformer lowered into place
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pUg3nCD4kkQ
2012-01-29 5:30 am Vanderbilt rail yards transformers lowered into place
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VFGmyeddvDQ

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The nature of the threat posed by the incident or impact.
People: 
Extended community
Frequency: 
Ongoing
Impact: 
Personal injury