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Victory In Court For DDDB & Community

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Unanimous Appellate Court Decision Slams ESDC; Forces NY State to Do Supplemental Review; and New Approval of Ratner's Atlantic Yards Project Golden Opportunity for Governor Cuomo to Fix the Atlantic Yards Debacle BROOKLYN, NY — Develop Don't Destroy Brooklyn (DDDB), BrooklynSpeaks and all of their co-plaintiff community groups have won another victory in court over the Empire State Development Corporation (ESDC) and …

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Yonkers DPW Worker Maier Charged in Road Salt Theft By Hezi Aris

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Yonkers, NY, March 18, 2011 — The Yonkers Tribune reported on January 25, 2011, of the firing of Department of Public Welfare (DPW) worker Edward Maier on allegations of selling salt purchased for exclusive DPW use. (Reference: Investigative News Breaking report: Edward Maier Fired for Embezzling Salt Sale Proceeds By Hezi Aris)Mr Maier worked out of the Lake Avenue  DPW …

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Bruce Ratner – The Teflon Don By Hezi Aris

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“Real Estate Developer No. 1” May Have Hog-Tied Brooklyn, Yonkers, and New Rochelle – Photo of Forest City Ratner President Bruce Ratner>>> Carlos Gonzalez, The Albany Correspondent, for The Westchester Guardian / Yonkers Tribune on Wednesday, March 9, 2011, reported: Breaking News: Albany Correspondent – Another Corruption Charge for Another Senate Democrat By Carlos Gonzalez.

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DDDB Wins Atlantic Yards Lawsuit

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Court Rejects NY State's Misrepresentations About Completion Of Atlantic Yards, Sending Project Back To Empire State Development Corp For Reconsideration New York, New York— State Supreme Court Justice Marcy S. Friedman issued a ruling today in favor of Develop Don't Destroy Brooklyn (DDDB) and associated neighborhood groups, slamming the Empire State Development Corporation (ESDC) for "what appears to be yet another …

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Ratner Admits He Has No Plans To Build Atlantic Yards Affordable Housing and Office Tower

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Brooklyn, NY, September 28, 2010 —  For his Atlantic yards project Bruce Ratner promised a grandiose "urban room" and a tax generating office tower at the gridlocked Atlantic and Flatbush intersection at the heart of Brooklyn. he also promised to build "affordable housing." None of that is going to happen.

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Documents Show Ratner and NY State Provide No Guarantees for Atlantic Yards Affordable Housing

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Brooklyn, NY —  Journalist Norman Oder, on his Atlantic Yards Report, shows today that there are no guarantees that developer Forest City Ratner will build the 2,250 units of affordable housing promised for the Atlantic Yards development proposal in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn. There are no guarantees that the developer will build any affordable units at all.

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Wishful Digging at Atlantic Yards by Forest City Ratner

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Ratner Prep Work for Atlantic Yards Project Premature  Developer’s Project Not Viable With Federal Eminent Domain Suit Pending  BROOKLYN, NY—Forest City Ratner announced the beginning of preliminary work on the Vanderbilt rail yards and demolition of one building for the developer’s “Atlantic Yards” project in Prospect Heights and Park Slope, Brooklyn.  

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Public Cost of ‘Atlantic Yards’ Continues to Balloon

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City Doubles Direct Taxpayer Subsidy for Ratner Plan From $100 Million to $205 Million   NEW YORK ,NY — January 29, 2007 — Ratner gets richer as the public’s burden for ‘Atlantic Yards’ increases yet again New York City’s taxpayers have now been forced to double their direct cash subsidy for Bruce Ratner’s “Atlantic Yards.” The subsidy has climbed from …

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