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Thursday, Dec. 11, 2008

Atlantic Yards at 5: What went wrong?

Atlantic Yards: Where did Atlantic Yards go wrong? Let us count the ways. Comments (13).

Walentas ready to ‘Dock’ with 18-story tower

DUMBO: Views of the beloved Brooklyn Bridge would be ruined forever — or DUMBO will get a much-needed middle school, depending on which side you believe in the heated debate over an 18-story residential building that will have its first public hearing next week. Comments (2).

Yes to Dock St project

Editorial: Our editorial board supports David Walentas’s new 18-story building in DUMBO. Comments (4).

Fingered! Billyburg building can rise again

Williamsburg: The city gave a thumbs-up to Williamsburg’s notorious “Finger Building,” granting the owners of the unfinished structure permission to complete their North Eighth Street tower. Comment.

Tower wants free money

Downtown plan: A developer seeking to construct the borough’s tallest building will create more luxury housing in an over-saturated market if he is given millions in public subsidies, opponents charged this week. Comment.

Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2008

Empty lot — and empty promises? — at Court St project

Carroll Gardens: The developers of a controversial residential project on Court Street have quietly halted construction for at least six months, raising anxiety that the empty lot will haunt the main drag of Carroll Gardens during this increasingly dire economic downturn. Comments (2).