Saturday, May 8, 2004

Experts slam Ratner’s ‘dribble-down’     study

Atlantic Yards: A sports economist hired by Atlantic Yards developer Bruce Ratner to study the financial feasibility of the basketball arena, office tower and housing plan released his results this week to a great deal of criticism. Comment

Coalition cracking        

Atlantic Yards: A coalition of property owners who banded together to fight developer Bruce Ratner’s Atlantic Yards basketball arena, office tower and housing proposal showed signs this week of crumbling. Comment

Council fouls out

Atlantic Yards: After battling to have their voices heard in an official public forum, community members were left fuming this week when a City Council hearing on the Atlantic Yards arena proposal left them waiting nearly five hours to testify. Comment

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