Thursday, July 30, 2009

Atlantic antics! A week of Yards hearings did little to change things

Atlantic antics! A week of Yards hearings did little to change things

Atlantic Yards: They’ve said it before — and they said it again. Comments (9)
Coney Island: The City Council on Wednesday overwhelmingly approved Mayor Bloomberg’s plan to redevelop Coney Island, a controversial plan that the mayor hopes will create a major tourist destination and livable neighborhood for permanent residents. Comments (2)
Park Slope: An elite private school in Park Slope is caught in the crosshairs of its neighbors who say the academy’s expansion plan poses a threat to the quality of life on their blocks. Comment

A tale of two Yards at hearing

Vox Pop: Both sides of the Atlantic Yards saga — mostly construction workers in favor and neighbors of the project footprint in opposition — were out in force at Wednesday’s hearing in Downtown. Here’s what our sharp-earred reporter heard. Comments (3)

Recchia is the true Coney phony

Coney Island: The Brooklyn Paper editorial board goes after Councilman Domenic Recchia for flip-flopping on Coney Island after getting his payoff from the mayor. Comments (5)

Atlantic Yards is still a mess

Atlantic Yards: Our cartoonist offers his take on this week’s hearings. Comments (1)

Tuesday, July 28, 2009

Park Slope: What if they held a protest and the target of that protest showed up? Find out by reading this story! Comments (4)

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