It seems like every backyard bar in North Brooklyn is closing just in time for summer. The latest casualty is Crown Vic on South 2nd street. From Gothamist:
One Williamsburg business owner tells us today that the Crown Vic lot “was bought by a large NYC-based developer and they want to start immediate construction on a major project on the site.” The source says Crown Vic will close by the end of May.
Asked about all of this, Crown Vic’s owners issued a statement saying, “Williamsburg’s ‘Appetite for Construction’ meant that a sprawling backyard like Crown Vic’s couldn’t last. Our endless numbered days are numbered. Come join us for a farewell drink.”
Read more at Gothamist.