Fourth Avenue has undergone a slew of changes of late, perhaps more than any corridor in and around Gowanus. High-rise luxury condos now line a street that was once considered just a nasty trucking route; myriad bars dot the upper portion; the traffic lanes have been reconfigured to make the street more pedestrian friendly. And that’s just the beginning.
There will be a gathering tonight at the Old Stone House in J.J. Byrne Memorial Park to discuss the future of 4th Avenue, especially as it relates to the new administration in City Hall. The event has been organized by Forth On Fourth, a Committee of the Park Slope Civic Council , and city council members Brad Lander and Steve Levin will be in attendance. Here’s the invite, posted at Pardon Me For Asking: