Photo by Matthew Taub

A gallery exhibit offers five intriguing designs–scaled models and all–as alternatives to the current construction scheme proposed for the Atlantic Yards site. ‘Five Proposals for the Future of the Atlantic Yards’ opened Thursday evening at Warehouse623 in Prospect Heights. The brainchild of architect Thomas Barry, the exhibit features more unconventional plans from five teams of designers. The alternative schemes are Read More →

DOUGLAS EISENSTEIN , PRESIDENT OF ONE BROOKLYN BRIDGE PARK, SPOKE AGAINST THE PIER 6 CONSTRUCTION PLAN. PHOTO BY MATTHEW TAUB

At a meeting of the Brooklyn Bridge Park Development Corporation Thursday, a majority of board members expressed their interest in moving forward with construction of towers on the Pier 6 waterfront. But vociferous opposition from members of the public (along with a several board members aligned with a Community Advisory Council) resulted in the Board’s decision to reconvene in August and discuss Read More →