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They’ll keep the change: Biz owners on Atlantic Ave. want out of extended B’Hill historic district

City preservationists should nix the Atlantic Avenue buildings within their proposed extension of the Boerum Hill Historic District because paying to maintain the structures will make it harder for the commercial strip’s mom-and-pop shops to turn a profit, according to some small-business owners. Comments (11)
Changing Brooklyn: The civic gurus who voted against a rezoning proposal for a divisive megadevelopment on the edge of Boerum Hill are shortsighted, and neglected to consider the benefit of hashing out the project’s finer points with its developer when casting their ballots, said the lone Community Board 2 member who supported the scheme at Wednesday’s full-board meeting. Comments (6)

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