Posts Tagged ‘Atlantic Yards’

UPDATE: Panel Discussion on BK Gateway Vision Plan Postponed

UPDATE: Panel Discussion on BK Gateway Vision Plan Postponed Updated Feb. 9, 2013: The panel to discuss the BK Gateway Transportation Vision Plan scheduled for today has been postponed due to the weather. read more >>
  • Posted on Feb 9, 2013 by pscc

A Vision for Brooklyn’s Transportation Future

A Vision for Brooklyn’s Transportation Future A group of elected officials, civic groups, and advocates are bringing attention to the matter with the release of BK Gateway Transportation Vision, a report that highlights those challenges and the need for a comprehensive transportation/land use plan for the area. read more >>
  • Posted on Dec 18, 2012 by pscc

Weekend of Events Spotlight Unfulfilled Promises at Arena

Weekend of Events Spotlight Unfulfilled Promises at Arena With the Barclays Center arena ready to open on Sept. 28, a wide range of community groups have organized “It’s a Crime” weekend, a series of events that will draw attention to promises far from fulfilled on the Atlantic Yards megaproject. read more >>
  • Posted on Sep 24, 2012 by pscc

Learn More about Protecting the Neighborhood around Barclays Center

Learn More about Protecting the Neighborhood around Barclays Center Join Ashley Cotton and Jane Marshall of Forest City Ratner in a discussion about protecting the quality of life of those living and working near Barclays Center once it opens. read more >>
  • Posted on Sep 4, 2012 by pscc

A-Yards Backers Lose Their Appeal

A-Yards Backers Lose Their Appeal In a final defeat for Forest City Ratner and the Empire State Development Corporation, the New York State Court of Appeals has upheld an earlier ruling that requires a supplemental environmental impact study (SEIS) for the Atlantic Yards megaproject. read more >>
  • Posted on Jul 13, 2012 by pscc

Help organize a demonstration about Barclays Center’s missing benefits

Help organize a demonstration about Barclays Center’s missing benefits BrooklynSpeaks, Develop Don’t Destroy Brooklyn, Brown Memorial Baptist Church, Brown Community Development Corporation and Occupy groups invite you to a kickoff meeting to organize a demonstration at the Barclays Center opening. read more >>
  • Posted on Jun 18, 2012 by pscc

Upcoming Atlantic Yards rally to demand stronger oversight and promised benefits

Upcoming Atlantic Yards rally to demand stronger oversight and promised benefits Barclays Center opens in September, but we have yet to see the benefits promised for our tax dollars. Brooklyn demands better! Join read more >>
  • Posted on Jun 4, 2012 by pscc

Protecting Neighborhoods from an Oncoming ‘Onslaught’

Protecting Neighborhoods from an Oncoming ‘Onslaught’ The Park Slope Civic Council, the Boerum Hill Association, and the Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council have created a Barclays Center Neighborhood Protection Plan that sets up a series of guidelines to minimize the the oncoming arena’s impact on surrounding communities. read more >>
  • Posted on May 30, 2012 by pscc

Atlantic Yards update: ESDC’s appeal, liquor licenses, transportation

Atlantic Yards update: ESDC’s appeal, liquor licenses, transportation Three important updates on the Atlantic Yards front. read more >>
  • Posted on May 17, 2012 by pscc

Appellate Division’s Unanimous Decision: ESDC Must Revisit 2009 Atlantic Yards Plan

Appellate Division’s Unanimous Decision: ESDC Must Revisit 2009 Atlantic Yards Plan In a strongly worded rebuke to the Empire State Development Corporation (ESDC) and Forest City Ratner Companies (FCRC), the State Appellate Division ruled to uphold a lower court’s decision that approval of Atlantic Yards’ 2009 Modified General Project Plan violated New York environmental law. read more >>
  • Posted on May 10, 2012 by pscc