The Closing: Mapping Bike Crashes; Gapping the Greenway; Chelsea Lot on Auction

A foreclosed Chelsea lot is going up for public auction. [TheRealDeal]

New York is now mapping its bike accidents online. [Voice]

And the construction approval process will be virtual, too. [Crain’s]

BAM is ready to break ground in it’s resurrection of Downtown’s Strand Theater. [Brownstoner]

You know how we know that a new bike lane made Columbus Ave. safer? Science. That’s how. [StreetsBlog]

City Hall is officially going to bridge the gap on the East Side greenway. [DNAinfo]

Are lofts the new luxury condo? [Curbed]

One Brooklyn Heights building has a facade of such rare construction that it needed experts to restore it. Experts from Romania. [Brooklyn Eagle]