Development archive


Saturday, Aug. 19, 2006

Flatiron on Flatbush

Downtown tower mimics Gaphattan icon

Downtown plan: It looks like the lovechild of the Flatiron Building and a spaceship — but this just-unveiled rendering of a luxury condo planned for the gateway to Downtown is the latest attempt to bring Manhattan across the river. Comment.

Hillary flips on a-park-ments

Bridge ‘Park’: That didn’t take long. Comment.

State’s only Atlantic yards public hearing set for Wednesday

Atlantic Yards: The state’s only public hearing on the Atlantic Yards arena, office and housing mega-development will be held on Wednesday, Aug. 23. Comment.

Fourth-to-Flatbush two-step proposed as Yards traffic fix

Atlantic Yards: Call it the “Fourth-to-Flatbush Two-Step.” Comment.

4 hours seal Brooklyn’s fate

Editorial: Wednesday marks the first day of the rest of Brooklyn’s life. Comment.

Minerva keeps view

Development: The Goddess of War won another battle this week. Comment.

More groups want more time

Atlantic Yards: Dozens of elected officials, activists, Brooklyn residents, community board members and even some Atlantic Yards supporters called this week for an extension of the public comment period on Bruce Ratner’s Atlantic Yards project — but the state agency overseeing the project said the approval process is moving full steam ahead. Comment.

A slice of Red Hook

Red Hook: He owns a much-loved pizzeria on the edge of Red Hook, but Gino Vitale knows the future is in condos. Comments (3).

Red hot Red Hook? How’s ‘lukewarm’

Red Hook: Dianna Munz knows hot. Comment.

White flight … to Brooklyn

Atlantic Yards: Brooklyn is getting whiter, the Census Bureau reported last week, confirming many residents’ unscientific observations. Comment.