City Council will vote on the proposal in mid-November after negotiations with the administration.
Pressure is mounting for the city to consider a tax on vacant land which would face political and legal challenges but follow the lead of other cities, including Canada’s third-largest city.
‘Hundreds of residents have already signed onto a petition against the project, and as more residents learn about this public land give-away, this movement will only grow.’
Plus, more on that contested Council race in Brooklyn’s ‘swing seat.’
Gov. Cuomo speaks on Staten Island as the mayor holds yet another town hall.