Eradicating Signs of Life in Flatiron

Coney Island: What's it look like when the Go-Kartz and Batting Cages get demolished? Thorasick Park, of course. [Kinetic Carnival]
Dumbo: Turns out the 2 Trees condo tower is just outside the proposed historic district. Of course it is. [DumboNYC]
Flatiron: Paging George Washington: Someone is chopping down cherry trees on Fifth Avenue. [Curbed]
Greenpoint: The opening party for the Ikon had valet parking and sexy hostesses, but will that sell out 58 units? [Brownstoner]
Harlem: The way to memorialize neighborhood heroes is with orange safety netting and construction that never ends. [Harlem Fur]
Nolita: There's some graffiti dissing at the new OMNI mural on Houston and Bowery. [RazorApple]
Soho: Enthusiastic public comment means a community-board recommendation for bike lanes along Prince and Bleecker. [Streetsblog]