Friday, January 18, 2013

Bed-Stuy Historic District: Good for Gentrifiers or Natives?

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A 95-year-old supporter at the hearing
  • A 95-year-old supporter at the hearing
A third group is angry at the Landmarks Commission. Some community leaders and more than 200 residents signed a petition saying they didn't know if they were for or against historic districting because they haven't been given enough information. The recent hearing was held on a weekday. In Manhattan. (Commissioners counter that they have held at least 15 meetings locally...)

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