TITLE

Foes Plan Legal Challenge To $4.2-Billion Sports Village

AUTHOR(S)
Post, Nadine M.
PUB. DATE
July 2006
SOURCE
ENR: Engineering News-Record;7/24/2006, Vol. 257 Issue 4, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the opposition faced by the proposed Atlantic Yards mixed-use development plan in Brooklyn, New York. The project is criticized for the cost, scale and the use of eminent domain to acquire property. Opponents of the development plan are considering a legal challenge. The board of Empire State Development Corp., the state's approver of urban development, approved the general plan of the Atlantic Yards at a meeting in New York City.
ACCESSION #
21858017

 

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