While some residents have already walked away with wads of cash and a
vow of silence those left fighting the proposed Atlantic Yards development
in Prospect Heights will be taking their message to the streets on Saturday,
June 19, from 2 pm to 6 pm.
Develop-Don’t Destroy Brooklyn is hosting a rally and block party
on Pacific Street between Fifth and Sixth avenues to help drum up support
to fight developer Bruce Ratner’s $2.5 billion project.The musical
lineup includes Groove Collective, Dhundee, DJ Scribe, Gamall and Rude
Movements, The Spunk Lads, MC Enemy and the Touch It Payers.
For more information visit the Develop-Don’t Destroy Web site at
or call (718) 362-4784.
Updated 4:00 pm, November 10, 2010