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NY Post: Squadron Received $65K From Supporters Of Park Housing

The NY Post ran a story today claiming that State Sen. Daniel Squadron received more than $65,000 in contributions from supporters of housing in Brooklyn Bridge Park. The tabloid makes the connection because the donations reportedly came from members of the Brooklyn Bridge Park Conservancy and Brooklyn Bridge Development Corporation which, it says, “support housing […]

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Park Committee OKs Consideration of Nine Housing Alternatives

The Committee on Alternatives to Housing of the Brooklyn Bridge Park Corporation met this evening at City Hall to consider which of twelve proposed alternative sources of funding Bay Area Economics(“BAE”), the consultant hired to evaluate such proposals, would be authorized to consider whether to include in its report to the Park’s board of directors. […]

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City Ready to Commit Additional $55 Million to Park

Characterizing Brooklyn Bridge Park as “the most exciting park project in New York City in 100 years”, City Parks Commissioner Adrian Benepe (at podium in photo) announced, at the meeting at LICH hosted by State Sen. Daniel Squadron (standing at right), that the City is prepared, pending State approval, immediately to commit an additional $55 […]

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City Officials to Discuss Park Plans This Evening

According to The Brooklyn Paper, this evening’s meeting at LICH hosted by Sen. Squadron will shed light on the City’s plans concerning further work on Brooklyn Bridge Park beyond the completion of Piers 1 and 6. Bloomberg administration officials will be on hand at a meeting tonight at Long Island College Hospital — a meeting […]

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Squadron Hosts Park Discussion Monday Evening

This coming Monday evening, starting at 7:00, at Long Island College Hospital conference rooms C and D (enter from Hicks Street just south of Atlantic Avenue), State Senator Daniel Squadron will host a presentation and discussion by City officials about Brooklyn Bridge Park. All interested people are invited. For further details, please contact Ellen Whelan-Wuest […]

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