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Saturday, Aug. 20, 2005

DOUBLE DEALING While heralding Atlantic Yards, city & state officials quietly agree to let Ratner build atop adjacent sites

While heralding Atlantic Yards, city & state officials quietly agree to let Ratner build atop adjacent sites

Atlantic Yards: The same day they signed a widely publicized agreement setting aside land for developer Bruce Ratner’s proposed Atlantic Yards project, top officials of the Pataki and Bloomberg administrations signed a separate pact with the developer, granting him the right to build up adjacent urban renewal sites without city review. Comment.

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