Gallery: Brooklyn Navy Yard Announces Development of Massive Green Manu...

Some great green news for NYC: The Brooklyn Navy Yard has announced that it’s developing a massive green manufacturing center for the city. The Navy Yard currently houses over 275 (mostly non-military) businesses employing over 6000 people, but the demand for space there far outweighs the supply. The new Green Manufacturing Center, which is backed by a $46 million-dollar investment from the Brooklyn Navy Yard and support from both the New York State senate and Mayor Bloomberg, will create nearly 300 new permanent jobs and roughly 400 construction jobs.

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