De Blasio Zoning Plan Unites Civic Groups in Opposition

DNAinfo November 18, 2016 BROOKLYN ­— Greenpoint resident Steve Chesler has spent many evenings lately attending community board meetings across the city. He and other members of North Brooklyn’s Friends of Bushwick Inlet Park are trekking to East New York, the West Village, Flushing and beyond to urge board members to vote against Mayor Bill de Blasio’s […]

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Brooklyn Not for Sale

Hey, ho, gentrification’s got to go: Scenes from a real estate protest outside the Brooklyn Museum

Brokelyn November 17, 2015 … Kim Fraser, a Greenpoint resident in attendance who told us she’d been fighting for green spaces her entire life and, most recently, has been fighting against the planned Greenpoint Landing luxury towers. “There’s no humanity in it.” … “How about uptown funk?” A young woman stands holding a trumpet by her side, asking […]

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