Posts Tagged ‘Forest City Ratner’

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

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

Coalition Calls for Continued Review on Atlantic Yards

Coalition Calls for Continued Review on Atlantic Yards On Jan. 13, sponsors of the BrooklynSpeaks coalition filed legal documents in order to ensure a proper evaluation of the megaproject’s construction. read more >>
  • Posted on Jan 31, 2012 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 >>
  • Posted on Nov 3, 2011 by pscc

Atlantic Yards Sponsors Choose to Fight Court Order on Environmental Review

Atlantic Yards Sponsors Choose to Fight Court Order on Environmental Review The Empire State Development Corporation and Forest City Ratner Companies have served notice that they plan to fight a July court decision ordering further environmental review of the Atlantic Yards project. The decision came after nearly two years of litigation. read more >>
  • Posted on Sep 22, 2011 by pscc

A community victory at Atlantic Yards, Lovgren Awards, and more

A community victory at Atlantic Yards, Lovgren Awards, and more The Summer 2011 issue of Civic News: A community victory at Atlantic Yards, Lovgren Awards, Fourth Avenue updates, and more read more >>
  • Posted on 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 >>
  • Posted on Jul 16, 2011 by pscc

Judge: Atlantic Yards Fails the ‘Transparency’ Test

Judge: Atlantic Yards Fails the ‘Transparency’ Test On Nov. 9, State Supreme Court Justice Marcy Friedman reminded the ESDC of that difference, and in her decision gave a victory to critics of the massive Atlantic Yards. read more >>
  • Posted on Nov 22, 2010 by pscc