Atlantic Yards

The graveyard of grandiose development dreams - City & State

February 15, 2019 - 11:35am
The graveyard of grandiose development dreams  City & State

Amazon's HQ2 isn't the first major New York City development project to hit a dead end, and it likely won't be the last.Some projects that faced similar public ...

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5 statist positions that should make libertarians run from candidate Bill Weld - Conservative Review

February 15, 2019 - 9:54am
5 statist positions that should make libertarians run from candidate Bill Weld  Conservative Review

Editor's Note: This article was first published on May 19, 2016. Following a report that Weld is exploring a primary challenge as a Republican against President ...

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New York City Regional Center Announces the Repayment of $224 Million in Capital to EB-5 Investors - GlobeNewswire

February 14, 2019 - 1:38pm
New York City Regional Center Announces the Repayment of $224 Million in Capital to EB-5 Investors  GlobeNewswire

New York, NY, Feb. 14, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The New York City Regional Center (“NYCRC”) is pleased to announce that a total of $224 million in ...

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Amazon uproar causes deja vu for building boss - Real Estate Weekly

February 13, 2019 - 1:18am
Amazon uproar causes deja vu for building boss  Real Estate Weekly

New York Building Congress, President Carlos Scissura likens Amazon arguments with Atlantic Yards development.

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A Gauntlet of Italianates From Fort Greene to Greenwood Heights to See, Starting at $1.8 Million - Brownstoner

February 8, 2019 - 3:35pm
A Gauntlet of Italianates From Fort Greene to Greenwood Heights to See, Starting at $1.8 Million  Brownstoner

Brooklyn homes for sale: Our open house picks to see this weekend are a gauntlet of Italianates in Fort Greene, Park Slope, Greenwood Heights and Carroll ...

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A Gauntlet of Italianates From Fort Greene to Greenwood Heights to See, Starting at $1.8 Million - Brownstoner

February 8, 2019 - 3:35pm
A Gauntlet of Italianates From Fort Greene to Greenwood Heights to See, Starting at $1.8 Million  Brownstoner

Brooklyn homes for sale: Our open house picks to see this weekend are a gauntlet of Italianates in Fort Greene, Park Slope, Greenwood Heights and Carroll ...

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A Gauntlet of Italianates From Fort Greene to Greenwood Heights to See, Starting at $1.8 Million - Brownstoner

February 8, 2019 - 3:00am
A Gauntlet of Italianates From Fort Greene to Greenwood Heights to See, Starting at $1.8 Million  Brownstoner

Brooklyn homes for sale: Our open house picks to see this weekend are a gauntlet of Italianates in Fort Greene, Park Slope, Greenwood Heights and Carroll ...

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A Gauntlet of Italianates From Fort Greene to Greenwood Heights to See, Starting at $1.8 Million - Brownstoner

February 8, 2019 - 3:00am
A Gauntlet of Italianates From Fort Greene to Greenwood Heights to See, Starting at $1.8 Million  Brownstoner

Brooklyn homes for sale: Our open house picks to see this weekend are a gauntlet of Italianates in Fort Greene, Park Slope, Greenwood Heights and Carroll ...

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Plan to build Brooklyn's largest office tower hits complication - Brooklyn Daily Eagle

February 6, 2019 - 3:00am
Plan to build Brooklyn's largest office tower hits complication  Brooklyn Daily Eagle

An ambitious plan to build Brooklyn's largest office tower in the Pacific Park development site, formerly known as Atlantic Yards, is at a standstill after a state ...

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New York City should Require Green Roofs - Greenroofs.com

February 6, 2019 - 3:00am
New York City should Require Green Roofs  Greenroofs.com

Rafael Espinal, Jr of City & State NY writes: When the new concert venue Brooklyn Steel opened its doors a couple years ago, it brought a state-of-the-art ...

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In Amazon Debate, Atlantic Yards Lessons Beyond Those Aired at First City Council Hearing - Gotham Gazette

January 28, 2019 - 3:00am
In Amazon Debate, Atlantic Yards Lessons Beyond Those Aired at First City Council Hearing  Gotham Gazette

An Atlantic Yards groundbreaking (photo: Spencer T Tucker). More public participation might help. So might ULURP. But rigorous skepticism is more important.

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In Amazon Debate, Atlantic Yards Lessons Beyond Those Aired at First City Council Hearing - Gotham Gazette

January 27, 2019 - 10:14pm
In Amazon Debate, Atlantic Yards Lessons Beyond Those Aired at First City Council Hearing  Gotham Gazette

An Atlantic Yards groundbreaking (photo: Spencer T Tucker). More public participation might help. So might ULURP. But rigorous skepticism is more important.

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Open Thread Wednesday - Brooklyn Heights Blog

January 22, 2019 - 3:00am
Open Thread Wednesday  Brooklyn Heights Blog

Grimaldi's has been closed for over a week. Taxes again? Nomcebo Manzini. Glad to see that Claude's fine “Simon Says” piece drew some serious comments ...

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Hospital News: New Doctors, Rankings, Events - BKLYNER

January 18, 2019 - 3:00am
Hospital News: New Doctors, Rankings, Events  BKLYNER

From new heads of departments to new clinics and reports, to volunteering opportunities and health fairs – check out what's been happening at Brooklyn ...

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Simon Says: Talk to Neighbors; Examine Data; Review EIS for BQE Renovation - Brooklyn Heights Blog

January 18, 2019 - 3:00am
Simon Says: Talk to Neighbors; Examine Data; Review EIS for BQE Renovation  Brooklyn Heights Blog

As expected, Thursday's "Java with Jo Anne" event, with State Assembly Member Jo Anne Simon at One Girl Cookies in DUMBO, drew a number of Brooklyn ...

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Lessons of Rezoning: When It Doesn’t Work Out as Planned - The Bridge

January 17, 2019 - 3:00am
Lessons of Rezoning: When It Doesn’t Work Out as Planned  The Bridge

A report on Downtown Brooklyn and Long Island City says a smarter city review process might have staved off problems. Now comes Amazon.

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Simon tackles BQE 'outrage' from Brooklyn Heights, spotlights broader concerns - Brooklyn Daily Eagle

January 17, 2019 - 3:00am
Simon tackles BQE 'outrage' from Brooklyn Heights, spotlights broader concerns  Brooklyn Daily Eagle

It was a tough crowd. Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon was confronted by some angry constituents at her “Java with Jo Anne” coffee meetup in DUMBO on ...

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New Year's Eve 2018: Here's where to celebrate in Brooklyn - Brooklyn Daily Eagle

December 27, 2018 - 3:00am
New Year's Eve 2018: Here's where to celebrate in Brooklyn  Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Leave the Times Square Ball Drop for the tourists, and instead stay in Brooklyn and try one — or a few — of our favorite celebrations throughout the borough.

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Amazon in New York: Ocasio-Cortez sounds off as tech behemoth seeks lobbyists - Brinkwire

December 22, 2018 - 3:45pm
Amazon in New York: Ocasio-Cortez sounds off as tech behemoth seeks lobbyists  Brinkwire

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez slammed Amazon's plans to set its new headquarters in New York on Tuesday, as the tech giant reportedly seeks help from lobbyists ...

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If You Think Hudson Yards Is a Big Development, Wait Till You See What’s Coming to Sunnyside - New York Magazine

December 17, 2018 - 3:00am
If You Think Hudson Yards Is a Big Development, Wait Till You See What’s Coming to Sunnyside  New York Magazine

I suspect that plenty of New Yorkers who can easily pick out Mogadishu or Vladivostok on a map couldn't find their way to Sunnyside Yard. It's a grayed-out zone ...

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