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Trucks queue to access loading dock for Bieber production

North side of Dean Street btwn. 6th and Flatbush
November 12, 2012 - 11:30pm

Two trucks queued on Dean Street waiting for entry to the loading dock for at least half an hour.  The second truck turned off its engine, but the first idled for up to half an hour.  Only when NYPD asked the driver to turn off its engine did he turn it off.  The first driver did confirm that he came from the Navy Yard.  He wasn't happy he had to wait at the arena.  The trucks finally entered the elevators when two other trucks in the loading dock emerged.

Bieber fans chase bus down residential street

From Dean at loading dock down Dean Street toward Carlton Avenue
November 12, 2012 - 11:15pm

Hundreds of fans gathered near the loading dock and on the public sidewalks on Dean Street near Barclays Center chased a tour bus they believed had Justin Bieber in it down residential Dean Street. The bus eventually came to a stop near Dean Playground.  From my vantage point I could not tell if the bus stopped because fans got in front of it or because the bus stopped to let fans catch up to it.

bass sound felt inside house with closed windows

39 St. Mark's Avenue (5-6th)
October 27, 2012 - 1:45am

Disturbed by bass sound from SEnsation show at arena up to and including 1:45AM through CLOSED storm and inner windows in 2nd floor bedroom.

311 operator thought this had to be reported to "88th" precinct, and I tried to correct her unsuccessfully.

Bass sound and vibrations

St. Mark's Avenue (3 blocks away from arena)
October 28, 2012 - 1:14am

Can hear and feel bass from Sensation show at corner of St. Marks and 5th, and can hear it inside our home with window closed.

Totally unacceptable, annoying, upsetting.

Loud and Late

212 S. Oxford Street
October 27, 2012 - 1:00am

Loud, wall shaking noise from event at arena.

Loud dance music - bass and bass drum

212 S. Oxford St.
October 26, 2012 - 1:30am

incredibly disturbing dance music that was so loud my noise machine and pillow on my head couldn't block it out. Even more disturbing was the stop/start nature of the noise. I couldn't believe how late this was going on. This was the first event that could be heard in our building, 212 S. Oxford St (at Atlantic.) This building has over 100 kids in it. This cannot be repeated...worse than the 24 hour work permit that we suffered through.

Bass noise very late

Dean near Carlton
October 27, 2012 - 1:30am

Bass was worst yet from Sensation show. 311 did take the report and someone from the 88th called at 1:30 to say it was the Arena, and it was really shaking the precinct house, but there was nothing they could do about it. The officer did tell me that there was another show tonight.

Incessant Bass

Halfway up South Portland
October 27, 2012 - 12:34am

Incessant bass from Sensation show from 9pm to time of report at 12:41.

4 tour buses apparently idle in "pad" all day

The pad next to 620 Atlantic Avenue
October 22, 2012 - 4:15pm

I was told buses were idling in the pad one hour before I arrived.  Indeed, when I arrived they were all idling.  I was told they have been there all day, and idling all day.
It is unclear why any vehicles are allowed in this location. They appeared to be tour buses for Rush.  These buses were parked at grade with their headlights facing out. They were idling.  They were parked directly across from residences.  

For last Babs concert Pacific Street was congested and arena patrons lined up outside 700 Pacific Street garage

Pacific Street between 6th and Carlton Avenues
October 13, 2012 - 11:30pm

The following link is to a video showing how at the end of Barbra Streisand's concert Pacific Street between 6th and Carlton Avenues was clogged by traffic.  At the same time a long line of lively arena patrons gathered outside 700 Pacific Street to retrieve their cars from the garage.