Yes, he supports Bruce Ratner building at that site, but at last week’s state public hearing he reiterated his position that the development must be halted if it is not scaled back.has provided continuing coverage of events related to the signing of the Community Benefits Agreement: Bruce Ratner's funding of the signatories and training sessions, as well as the CBA: Meet & Greet, which was closed to the public.
Our grandchildren will live in a behemoth of ten million souls, all of whom will need to be fed, clothed, housed, and entertained.
Posted by lumi at AM On Tuesday Brownstoner broke the news that Brooklyn's other developer with a bad rep, Robert Scarano, Jr.*, was holding a fundraiser for Yassky.
Politicker picked it up and when reporters started to sniff around, the event was abruptly cancelled.
Posted by lumi at PM Thursday afternoon, the Empire State Development Corporation announced that it had extended the public comment period on the Atlantic Yards draft environmental impact statement by one week. At both the “hearing” and the “forum” comments are being taken on the DEIS, a transcript is being made and all of the comments are being considered...
Clearly, the “forums” are nothing more than a continuation of the public hearing.