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Atlantic Yards Green-Lighted by State Board


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You know all that yammering Sheldon Silver has been doing about how he might not support Atlantic Yards when it comes up for a vote at the state’s Public Authorities Control Board, like the way he killed the West Side Stadium and at least delayed Moynihan Station? Yeah, well, not so much. The three-member board voted unanimously this afternoon to approve the massive Brooklyn development project. Lawsuits and so forth continue, but, still, tough break, Daniel Goldstein.

Atlantic Yards Project Wins State Board Approval [AP via NYT]

Atlantic Yards Green-Lighted by State Board