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Renderings Imagine What 'Brooklyn's Park Avenue' Might Look Like

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PARK SLOPE & POINTS BEYOND?Though the real estate boom added oodles of hastily assembled condo buildings to its flanks, Brooklyn's Fourth Avenue remains an ugly expressway in the minds of many. But not to Marty Markowitz, who is keeping the dream of turning Fourth Ave. into "Brooklyn's Park Avenue" alive. The latest: The release of a plan outlining the "strategy to transform Fourth Avenue into Brooklyn Boulevard—a premier livable street." Check out the renderings above, a collaborative effort with NYU urban planning students. Landscaped medians, mofos! [CurbedWire Inbox]

4th Avenue at Union Street, Brooklyn, NY