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Kent Barwick, president of the Municipal Arts Society (MAS), and Stuart Pertz,
a member of the panel at MAS’s forum on Atlantic Yards, where the group
concluded that "Forest City Ratner’s current plan won’t work for

Photo: MAS Public Forum in Brooklyn, June 15, 2006


Today’s Headlines

Bloomberg Budget Reveal Today (NYT); Albany Timetable Anyone’s Guess (Gotham Gazette)  Injunction Keeps Subway Station Agents on the Job (WNYC); Walder: More Cuts Coming (News) Former Clinton Aide to Run Against Harlem Senator Bill Perkins (Post, News) More From WNYC on Performance Parking City Planning Big Takes Issue With Parking Policy Critique (Wonkster) Critics Say […]

This Week: Bike-Share Demonstrations, Taxi Forum

It’s a light week on the calendar, with a forum on taxis and livery cabs and more DOT bike-share demonstrations, including a session at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, where NIMBYs want to keep cyclists out. Tuesday: Baruch College hosts a legislative forum entitled “Taxi & Livery Issues of Today & Tomorrow,” featuring state reps Marty Golden […]

This Week: Party With TA, Tour Transit’s Past

There are several chances to get dressed up this week, beginning with Tuesday’s mega-project discussion at City College (business attire only, please) and continuing with an MAS awards ceremony on Thursday. Loosen up afterward at TA’s holiday shindig before capping off the week with a City Hall subway station tour. No jacket required for that […]

Today’s Headlines

De Blasio, Jeff Klein Reps to Meet Today to Discuss “Watered-Down” Speed Limit Bill (Newsday) Xochil Zack Fortune, Killed in Bushwick, Latest of Five Cyclist Deaths in 30 Days (Gothamist, Bklyn Paper) Metro-North Releases Safety Plan Prompted by Bronx Crash (Post) DiNapoli: MTA Security Upgrades Late (WNYC); NJ Transit Fields PA Bus Terminal Complaints (WNYC) […]

Today’s Headlines

City Council Won’t Vote on Pricing Today, May Vote Monday (Wonkster, SILive) Pricing Supporters Discuss Benefits and Buses (WNYC) Bloomberg in the Bronx to Rally Support for Plan (Newsday) How Pricing Bill Got This Far (Gotham Gazette) Another News Columnist Roots Against Pricing E and Q Are Dirtiest, Says Report on ‘Subway Shmutz’ (News, NYT, […]

Municipal Art Society Public Forum on Atlantic Yards

Can it Work for Brooklyn? Thursday, June 15 6:30-8:30PMHanson Place Central United Methodist Church 144 St. Felix Street (@Hanson Pl.) Forum is free and open to the public. Please arrive promptly, as seating is limited. Transit: B, D, M, N, Q, R, 2, 3, 4, 5 and LIRR to Atlantic Ave./Pacific St.; G to Fulton […]