There were voices of support for a rezoning when Ruben Diaz Jr. convened a hearing on the city’s Jerome Avenue plan. And there was nuance from the councilwoman whose vote will matter most.
Nearly 100 apartments that were up for grabs at Pacific Park (the site formerly known as Atlantic Yards) through the city’s affordable housing lottery a year ago are now being listed on StreetEasy, because not enough of the lottery winners would take them.
There were moments of shouting and protest, as well as serious debate, at the last forum before the vote.
Plus … bollards, bollards everywhere?
Plus, Comptroller Stringer releases an audit of the Board of Elections.