Hey, Dude, Where’s Our Park?

Brooklyn Paper
October 16, 2011

These people are parking mad.

Williamsburg residents demanded that the city make good on its promise to build Bushwick Inlet Park, decrying Bloomberg officials who said this summer there was no funding and no timetable to acquire the needed properties in the Kent Avenue site.

“We have fought hard for public access to the waterfront — and it is important that the city follow through on its promises to Williamsburg and Greenpoint,” said Ward Dennis of Neighbors Allied for Good Growth. “We are seeing thousands of new housing units created annually, but the acreage that residents were promised is much slower to come.”

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