Gallery: Stalled Greenpoint Waterfront Park Could Move Forward with New...

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Brooklyn residents who’ve long been awaiting the Greenpoint-Williamsburg Waterfront Park promised to them 7 years ago may be in for some good news. Earlier this week, the New York City Economic Development Corporation sent out a call for developers’ proposals to purchase the air rights around 65 Commercial St. in Brooklyn, and the plan is to use the proceeds to pay for some of the expenses associated with building the new green space. It’s been almost a decade since New Yorkers were vowed the 30 acres of waterfront parkland, so we’re really hoping this new course of action will lead to getting it up and running.

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