Atlantic Yards

Help solve the many transportation issues around Atlantic Yards

Help solve the many transportation issues around Atlantic Yards New York City Council Member Letitia James and the Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council are sponsoring the BK Gateway Transportation Workshop, which will lay the groundwork for developing community driven solutions to the transportation issues facing the Atlantic Yards area. read more >>
  • Mar 23, 2012 by pscc

Improving Our Public Spaces

Improving Our Public Spaces In March 2006, the Park Slope Civic Council devoted its annual community forum to issues of traffic and transportation. More than 200 audience members gathered in the Old First Reformed Church’s sanctuary to listen to panelists discuss traffic calming and placemaking, residential parking permits and Atlantic Yards, and more. read more >>
  • Nov 3, 2011 by pscc

Keeping an Eye on a Megaproject

Keeping an Eye on a Megaproject If you’ve been past the corner of Flatbush and Atlantic Avenues during the last 18 months, you have seen the Barclays Center arena taking shape. Whatever your views about it, the arena’s existence is now certain. read more >>
  • Nov 3, 2011 by pscc

Comment: Getting Our Voices into Atlantic Yards

Comment: Getting Our Voices into Atlantic Yards How should the community — and by “community” I mean the residents of Park Slope and our neighbors in Gowanus, Boerum Hill, Downtown Brooklyn, Fort Greene, and Prospect Heights — respond to and live with this project? read more >>
  • Jul 17, 2011 by pscc

Local Groups Victorious in Atlantic Yards Lawsuit

Local Groups Victorious in Atlantic Yards Lawsuit On July 13, New York State Supreme Court Justice Marcy Friedman ruled that the Empire State Development Corporation (ESDC) acted illegally in 2009 when it approved changes to the Atlantic Yards project that increased the amount of time allowed to developer Forest City Ratner Companies (FCRC) to complete the project — from 10 years to […] read more >>
  • Jul 16, 2011 by pscc