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  1. Gehry gets big retrospective in Paris. Atlantic Yards gets ignored.Read the original story

    Sunday | Atlantic Yards Report

    Los Angeles Times architecture critic Christopher Hawthorne yesterday wrote, Comprehensive 'Gehry' retrospective in Paris draws sociological blank : The exhibition is an impeccable vacuum. The curators have worked strenuously, if invisibly, to keep at bay the full range of issues that have given the rest of the architecture world a full-on identity crisis in the last decade or so.

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  2. Forest City selling Downtown Brooklyn site for far more than...Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Atlantic Yards Report

    Developers of Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park are getting the Vanderbilt Yard cheap, aren't they, as the value of land in and around Downtown Brooklyn continues to skyrocket. Crain's New York Business yesterday wrote, Forest City puts $185M downtown B'klyn site on market : Forest City Ratner Cos.

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  3. 550 Vanderbilt condo renderings fudge transition from row houses to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Atlantic Yards Report

    New York YIMBY has the first renderings for CookFox's 550 Vanderbilt Avenue, 17-Story Pacific Park Brooklyn Condo Tower at the corner of Vanderbilt Avenue and Dean Street. Stephen Smith The faAžade will be a mix of masonry and precast concrete, for a more traditional look than the Gehry and SHoP designs.

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  4. Revised plan: only one of two cranes next to arena will be installed over the weekendRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 9 | Atlantic Yards Report

    A Community Notice Update from Pacific Park Brooklyn indicates that, starting tomorrow night, only one of two planned cranes needed for the green roof will be installed: Please note that due to changes in construction logistics, we will only be installing one crane over Columbus Day Weekend. The crane that will be installed over the weekend is a large crane and will be positioned at the corner of Dean Street and 6th Avenue and will require the same temporary detours of vehicles, pedestrian and bicycle traffic as previously stated in the Community Notice A second and smaller crane will be installed on Atlantic Ave near 6th Ave at a later date and will have minimal impacts.

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  5. Next two Saturdays: FDNY training drills (no sirens) at 752 Pacific, headed for demolitionRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Atlantic Yards Report

    A message from Empire State Development about a building on the southeast block of the Atlantic Yards site now slated for demolition: In our ongoing effort to update you on the activities surrounding the Atlantic Yards Project , attached is a supplemental report to the previously issued two week look ahead covering the period of September 29, 2014 through October 12, 2014. The New York City Fire Department will be conducting training drills at the building located at 752 Pacific Street.

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  6. Getting closer to Greenland: Brooklyn BP Adams, pushed by Forest City ...Read the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    Representatives of the Greenland Group , the Shanghai-based new majority owners of Atlantic Yards/Pacific Park, have been invisible to the public, letting developer Forest City Ratner--the local member of Greenland Forest City Partners--stay out front. Of course, top Greenland officials have been to Forest City offices in Brooklyn.

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  7. In Senate race to succeed Adams, the BP's successor (Hamilton)...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    Primary Day is today... In the 20th Senate District, vying to succeed the seat , formerly held by now-Borough President Eric Adams, the race is between educational administrator Rubain Dorancy and lawyer Jesse Hamilton , and a bit of a fight between Adams and Mayor Bill de Blasio/Rep. Hakeem Jeffries for primacy in Central Brooklyn. Doraincy, as noted by the Brooklyn Eagle, is endorsed by de Blasio, Reps.

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  8. We're not in Dodgerland any more, Part X: Nets guard Williams...Read the original story

    Sep 7, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    The Brooklyn Game on 9/2/14 posted Deron Williams talks adjusting to New York, his foundation in Resident Magazine cover story : Brooklyn Nets point guard Deron Williams is the cover model on this month's Resident Magazine, self-described as the "Monthly magazine for the affluent and culturally savvy Manhattanite." In a feature by Rory Winston, Williams describes his adjustment to New York City life in his new TriBeCa home, as well as his commitment to Autism Speaks, the autism awareness foundation that has close ties to Williams and his family.

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  9. 'I guess we all just have to adjust': music critic, once no fan of arena, celebrates Arcade Fire showRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    In Metro 8/24/14, Gina Angelotti, who moved to Prospect Heights in approximately 2005, wrote Arcade Fire concert review, Barclays Center, Brooklyn, Aug. 22 .

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  10. Next Quality of Life meeting September 4 (no longer a committee?);...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    A message yesterday from Nicole J. Jordan, Director, Community Relations, for Empire State Development: Dear Community , Forest City Ratner Companies, along with New York State and New York City representatives will host the next Quality of Life meeting Thursday, September 4, 2014 at 6:00 PM in the YWCA Community Room located at 30 Third Avenue, ... (more)

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  11. Coming tomorrow, changes on Atlantic Avenue near arena: left turn...Read the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    Yesterday, residents got the same notice of changes in and around Atlantic Avenue from Nicole J. Jordan, Community Relations, Empire State Development, regarding ESD's Atlantic Yards project and also the Community Liaison Office for the newly renamed Pacific Park Brooklyn project.

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  12. The Atlantic Yards CBA promised a path to union apprenticeships....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 10, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    This article is long, but the initial sections provide a summary. For many Brooklynites, the first element of the Atlantic Yards holy trinity - "jobs, housing, and hoops," as announced in December 2003 - ranked first.

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  13. AM New York blesses Atlantic Yards agreement: 'The deal can work for everyone'Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    A chronically delayed plan for affordable housing on the Atlantic Yards site in Brooklyn has finally been put on the fast track -- thanks to a welcome deal hammered out by City Hall, Albany, an amalgamation of community groups and developer Forest City Ratner.

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  14. The BUILD lawsuit: how group (improperly) got office space from Tracy ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    At noon on Friday, July 11 is a crucial hearing in the federal lawsuit filed by trainees in a coveted pre-apprentice training program promised in the Atlantic Yards Community Benefits Agreement via jobs-development group BUILD, or Brooklyn United for Innovative Local Development, now defunct after developer Forest City Ratner stopped funding it.

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  15. The BUILD lawsuit: how FCR's Ratner saluted BUILD's Caldwell...Read the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    At noon on Friday, July 11 is a crucial hearing in the federal lawsuit filed by trainees in a coveted pre-apprentice training program promised in the Atlantic Yards Community Benefits Agreement via jobs-development group BUILD, or Brooklyn United for Innovative Local Development, now defunct after developer Forest City Ratner stopped funding it.

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  16. FAQ on new Atlantic Yards housing deal: how 65% of units in two...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    The devil is always in the details. And the agreement announced Friday to expedite affordable housing for Atlantic Yards and also set up a new subsidiary regarding the project deserves a close and careful look, especially given some misleading and uninformed press coverage.

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  17. Nets, furthering ties to Brooklyn, unveil (branded) training facility ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    On Thursday, 6/26/14, the Brooklyn Nets formally announced plans to renovate a Sunset Park warehouse on Industry City on 39th Street into a rooftop practice facility, the awkwardly named Hospital for Special Surgery Training Center.

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  18. Testimony at ESD meeting on Atlantic Yards: 'step in the right...Read the original story

    Jun 27, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    This will be updated. There was a kumbaya moment after this morning's ritual approval by Empire State Development, the state agency overseeing/shepherding Atlantic Yards, of changes in the project plan pushed by a community coalition, including a faster timetable for affordable housing--15 years instead of 25 years, though the promise was long ten ... (more)

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  19. Before ESD approves Final SEIS, Veconi hints of legal action over timetable and gentrificationRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    In less than half an hour, the board of Empire State Development, the state authority overseeing/shepherding Atlantic Yards, approved the court-ordered Final Supplemental Environmental Impact Statement despite evidence that it was not complete.

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  20. Greenland moves in: an unreported meeting with Bloomberg, a promotion ...Read the original story

    Jun 10, 2014 | Atlantic Yards Report

    At right is a photo we never saw last October from the office of then New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg.

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