News & Reviews

There's a lot of great things going on along Fulton Street in Fort Greene and Clinton Hill. You can walk just a few blocks (or hop on one of the dozens of buses darting up and down the street) and find something truely different and wonderful. Here are a few tidbits the FAB Alliance has pulled together for you.

Fulton Street Project Updates

Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Gates AvenueThe pedestrian safety improvements and public space enhancements are nearly complete at this area known as Gateway Triangle that connects the Clinton Hill and Fort Greene communities on Fulton Street. Remaining outstanding work includes the installation of iron tree guards, benches and...

Renderings of Fowler Square Redesign

Friday, October 28, 2016
UPDATE:  NYC Department of Design & Construction (DDC) now projects completion of plaza construction for April, 2018 (to be confirmed).UPDATE:  Due to the NYC Holiday Street Construction Embargo, Construction is scheduled to start after January 5, 2017....

FAB Alliance Fulton Street Vision Plan

Friday, November 6, 2015
UPDATE (November 6, 2015):  Construction of new and redesigned public spaces are expected to begin in 2016 at Fowler Square. Beautification and public space enhancements are also coming to the intersections of...

Fowler Square

Thursday, January 5, 2017
Text to-come.For more background information on the creation of the plaza at Fowler Square, community input process, and more design renderings... click here.

Olivino Wines

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
As the saying goes, "it's a beautiful thing, when a career and a passion come together." Katrine Pollari seems to have found the perfect recipe for success. Her shop, Olivino Wines and Spirits, has been a mainstay of Fulton Street for over 12 years now, yet wine was merely a side interest she...

Hill Cafe

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
With so many choices in the area, there are a few things that all locals appreciate: a good, well-stocked bar; affordable, deliciously prepared comfort food; and a relaxed decor that feels like a favorite place. Hill Cafe, on Clinton Hill’s Putnam Triangle, has all of these and more, wrapped up in...

Ursula Stephen The Salon

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
From cuts and color to blowouts and extensions, and now, even nailcare services, the eponymous salon established by Brooklyn-born celebrity stylist Ursula Stephen marked its third anniversary in 2016. A dream come true for the young girl who attended school and snagged one of her first salon jobs...

Busy Bodies Brooklyn

Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Sometimes, businesses are born of unexpected circumstance. Such is the truth of Busy Bodies Brooklyn, founded by owner Andrea Dillon and her husband Ben after the birth of their daughter, Maxine. Wanting to enrich their child's day with activity and play, the couple found themselves seeking out "...

Small Business Services Commissioner Announces FAB is a Winner in the Neighborhood Challenge

Monday, December 16, 2013
Small Business Services Commissioner Robert W. Walsh announced the six winners of the Neighborhood Challenge during an awards breakfast held at the Roosevelt House in Manhattan on December 11, 2013...

FAB Talks Shop Small on TV

Monday, December 16, 2013
FAB Alliance was featured on BK Live Daily Show on Brooklyn Independant Media in a segment exploring the topic of shopping local this holiday season and how local businesses are dealing with the big...

More Projects in FAB Fulton

Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Gates AvenuePedestrian safety improvements and an enhanced public space are coming to Fulton Street and Gates Avenue. Street reconstruction will reduce the length of the crosswalk and encourage vehicles to come to complete stops. There will be new planted areas, more trees, benches and additional...

Free WiFi Coming to Fulton Street

Tuesday, October 1, 2013
FAB is thrilled to partner with BAM to bring free wifi to the businesses, residents, visitors and shoppers along Fulton Street in Fort Greene and Clinton Hill. Mayor Bloomberg made the announcement on September 30, 2013 of the award to five organizations in NYC as winners of the "Wireless...

City of NY Parks and Recreation Clean Up Cuyler-Gore Park on Fulton Street

Wednesday, August 21, 2013
We invite you to get to know the parks and plazas near you on Fulton Street. Located on the corner of Fulton St. and Carlton you will find Cuyler-Gore Park, lined with shadded benches, a playground for kids and spray shower for hot days! On August 14, 2013 the NY City Parks Department spent time...

FAB Activities are Highlighted in the NY Times!

Monday, August 26, 2013
The NY Times section of  "If you're thinking of living in..."  featured Clinton Hill and highlighted the strong community spirit and the great restaurants...

Fulton Area Celebrated for "Creative Placemaking"

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
The Fulton St. area in Brooklyn is part one of "America’s Top 12 ArtPlaces" by Art Place, a collaboration of 13 leading national and regional foundations and eight federal agencies including the...

Feeding the community he lives in.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Cochinita, a Mexican restaurant at...

Still going strong.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Frank’s Cocktail Lounge at 660 Fulton Street...

What's in a name? Stages

Wednesday, April 3, 2013
Two year-old Stages Grooming Lounge, a hair care establishment at...

Cooking delicious food and supporting local artists

Sunday, January 20, 2013
Brooklyn Moon, a Southern and Caribbean eatery, located at ...

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